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SubjectRe: Applied "regulator: core: Link consumer with regulator driver" to the regulator tree
+ Rafael

2018-07-09 13:17 GMT+02:00 Marek Szyprowski <m.szyprowski@samsung.com>:
> Dear All,
>
> On 2018-07-05 19:55, Mark Brown wrote:
>> The patch
>>
>> regulator: core: Link consumer with regulator driver
>>
>> has been applied to the regulator tree at
>>
>> https://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/broonie/regulator.git
>>
>> All being well this means that it will be integrated into the linux-next
>> tree (usually sometime in the next 24 hours) and sent to Linus during
>> the next merge window (or sooner if it is a bug fix), however if
>> problems are discovered then the patch may be dropped or reverted.
>>
>> You may get further e-mails resulting from automated or manual testing
>> and review of the tree, please engage with people reporting problems and
>> send followup patches addressing any issues that are reported if needed.
>>
>> If any updates are required or you are submitting further changes they
>> should be sent as incremental updates against current git, existing
>> patches will not be replaced.
>>
>> Please add any relevant lists and maintainers to the CCs when replying
>> to this mail.
>>
>> Thanks,
>> Mark
>>
>> >From ed1ae2dd9f242c7a36e8e39100f6a7f6bcdfdd89 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
>> From: pascal paillet <p.paillet@st.com>
>> Date: Thu, 5 Jul 2018 14:25:56 +0000
>> Subject: [PATCH] regulator: core: Link consumer with regulator driver
>>
>> Add a device link between the consumer and the driver so that
>> the consumer is not suspended before the driver. The goal is to avoid
>> implementing suspend_late ops in regulator drivers.
>>
>> Signed-off-by: pascal paillet <p.paillet@st.com>
>> Signed-off-by: Mark Brown <broonie@kernel.org>
>
> This patch triggers the following warning on several Exynos SoC based
> boards:
>
> ------------[ cut here ]------------
> WARNING: CPU: 1 PID: 1 at drivers/base/core.c:108
> device_is_dependent+0xa4/0xb4
> Modules linked in:
> CPU: 1 PID: 1 Comm: swapper/0 Not tainted 4.18.0-rc3-next-20180706 #112
> Hardware name: SAMSUNG EXYNOS (Flattened Device Tree)
> [<c0113200>] (unwind_backtrace) from [<c010edd0>] (show_stack+0x10/0x14)
> [<c010edd0>] (show_stack) from [<c0a4b6e8>] (dump_stack+0x98/0xc4)
> [<c0a4b6e8>] (dump_stack) from [<c0127b90>] (__warn+0x10c/0x124)
> [<c0127b90>] (__warn) from [<c0127cbc>] (warn_slowpath_null+0x40/0x48)
> [<c0127cbc>] (warn_slowpath_null) from [<c0580464>]
> (device_is_dependent+0xa4/0xb4)
> [<c0580464>] (device_is_dependent) from [<c058037c>]
> (device_for_each_child+0x50/0x94)
> [<c058037c>] (device_for_each_child) from [<c05803e0>]
> (device_is_dependent+0x20/0xb4)
> [<c05803e0>] (device_is_dependent) from [<c0581bcc>]
> (device_link_add+0x70/0x2a8)
> [<c0581bcc>] (device_link_add) from [<c04e4134>] (_regulator_get+0xbc/0x270)
> [<c04e4134>] (_regulator_get) from [<c04e4350>]
> (regulator_bulk_get+0x60/0xcc)
> [<c04e4350>] (regulator_bulk_get) from [<c05b4e40>]
> (wm8994_i2c_probe+0x334/0x8ec)
> [<c05b4e40>] (wm8994_i2c_probe) from [<c06d8d98>]
> (i2c_device_probe+0x240/0x2b8)
> [<c06d8d98>] (i2c_device_probe) from [<c05857d8>]
> (driver_probe_device+0x2dc/0x4ac)
> [<c05857d8>] (driver_probe_device) from [<c0585ad0>]
> (__driver_attach+0x128/0x144)
> [<c0585ad0>] (__driver_attach) from [<c0583668>]
> (bus_for_each_dev+0x68/0xb4)
> [<c0583668>] (bus_for_each_dev) from [<c0584968>]
> (bus_add_driver+0x1a8/0x268)
> [<c0584968>] (bus_add_driver) from [<c0586c48>] (driver_register+0x78/0x10c)
> [<c0586c48>] (driver_register) from [<c06d9ca4>]
> (i2c_register_driver+0x3c/0xa8)
> [<c06d9ca4>] (i2c_register_driver) from [<c0103188>]
> (do_one_initcall+0x8c/0x4b0)
> [<c0103188>] (do_one_initcall) from [<c0f01268>]
> (kernel_init_freeable+0x3e4/0x570)
> [<c0f01268>] (kernel_init_freeable) from [<c0a6503c>]
> (kernel_init+0x8/0x10c)
> [<c0a6503c>] (kernel_init) from [<c01010b4>] (ret_from_fork+0x14/0x20)
> Exception stack(0xee8c9fb0 to 0xee8c9ff8)
> ...
> ---[ end trace 4ed89cca1d70ea82 ]---
>
> The above stack comes from Exynos5250 Arndale board
> (arch/arm/boot/dts/exynos5250-arndale.dts), where wm8994 codec tries to get
> regulator, which is provided by its parent mfd device. Similar issue can be
> observed on Exynos4412-based Trats2 and Exynos5433 TM2(e) boards.
>
> It looks that some more checks have to be done before adding a link between
> regulator consumer and regulator driver, because it is not that uncommon
> that
> regulator consumer shares the parent device with regulator provider.
>

Each time device_is_dependent() will return 1 we have a warn_on.
It is strange since returning 1 is well documented on function description.
I don't know if we can safely remove the warn_on or if their is a good
reason to keep it.
Rafael what do you think about that ?

>> ---
>> drivers/regulator/core.c | 18 ++++++++++++++++--
>> 1 file changed, 16 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)
>>
>> diff --git a/drivers/regulator/core.c b/drivers/regulator/core.c
>> index da9b0fed8330..bb1324f93143 100644
>> --- a/drivers/regulator/core.c
>> +++ b/drivers/regulator/core.c
>> @@ -1740,6 +1740,8 @@ struct regulator *_regulator_get(struct device *dev, const char *id,
>> rdev->use_count = 0;
>> }
>>
>> + device_link_add(dev, &rdev->dev, DL_FLAG_STATELESS);
>> +
>> return regulator;
>> }
>>
>> @@ -1829,9 +1831,21 @@ static void _regulator_put(struct regulator *regulator)
>>
>> debugfs_remove_recursive(regulator->debugfs);
>>
>> - /* remove any sysfs entries */
>> - if (regulator->dev)
>> + if (regulator->dev) {
>> + int count = 0;
>> + struct regulator *r;
>> +
>> + list_for_each_entry(r, &rdev->consumer_list, list)
>> + if (r->dev == regulator->dev)
>> + count++;
>> +
>> + if (count == 1)
>> + device_link_remove(regulator->dev, &rdev->dev);
>> +
>> + /* remove any sysfs entries */
>> sysfs_remove_link(&rdev->dev.kobj, regulator->supply_name);
>> + }
>> +
>> regulator_lock(rdev);
>> list_del(&regulator->list);
>>
>
> Best regards
> --
> Marek Szyprowski, PhD
> Samsung R&D Institute Poland
>



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