[PATCH v3 3/3] arm64: dts: qcom: msm8998: set qcom,no-msa-ready-indicator for wifi

Marc Gonzalez mgonzalez at freebox.fr
Mon Apr 29 07:07:27 PDT 2024

The ath10k driver waits for an "MSA_READY" indicator
to complete initialization. If the indicator is not
received, then the device remains unusable.

cf. ath10k_qmi_driver_event_work()

Several msm8998-based devices are affected by this issue.
Oddly, it seems safe to NOT wait for the indicator, and
proceed immediately when QMI_EVENT_SERVER_ARRIVE.

Jeff Johnson wrote:

  The feedback I received was "it might be ok to change all ath10k qmi
  to skip waiting for msa_ready", and it was pointed out that ath11k
  (and ath12k) do not wait for it.

  However with so many deployed devices, "might be ok" isn't a strong
  argument for changing the default behavior.

cf. also

Signed-off-by: Marc Gonzalez <mgonzalez at freebox.fr>
 arch/arm64/boot/dts/qcom/msm8998.dtsi | 1 +
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+)

diff --git a/arch/arm64/boot/dts/qcom/msm8998.dtsi b/arch/arm64/boot/dts/qcom/msm8998.dtsi
index 67b8374ddf02f..4e6245095adfc 100644
--- a/arch/arm64/boot/dts/qcom/msm8998.dtsi
+++ b/arch/arm64/boot/dts/qcom/msm8998.dtsi
@@ -3234,6 +3234,7 @@ wifi: wifi at 18800000 {
 			iommus = <&anoc2_smmu 0x1900>,
 				 <&anoc2_smmu 0x1901>;
+			qcom,no-msa-ready-indicator;

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