[PATCH] ARM: omap_hwmod: Fix up resource names when booted with devicetree

Benoit Cousson b-cousson at ti.com
Wed Sep 5 10:46:26 EDT 2012


I will just slighty change the subject since it is a omap_device.c patch and not an omap_hwmod.c one.

ARM: OMAP: omap_device: Fix up resource names when booted with devicetree


On 09/05/2012 04:27 PM, Benoit Cousson wrote:
> Hi Paul,
> On 08/24/2012 06:20 PM, Peter Ujfalusi wrote:
>> Hi Paul,
>> On 08/24/2012 06:38 PM, Paul Walmsley wrote:
>>> Do we need both this one and your '[PATCH] driver core: Check if r->name 
>>> is valid in platform_get_resource_byname()' ?  Or would that second patch 
>>> be enough?  Is the crash happening in the platform_get_resource_byname() 
>>> iterator?
>> The crash happens in platform_get_resource_byname(). What I see as a problem
>> that when we boot without DT the r->name is configured for the hwmods. If we
>> boot with DT we discard the resources created by the OF (which also have the
>> r->name configured). We replace the resources from hwmods but we do not fix up
>> the resource names (which is done in other cases).
>> I have sent the patch for the drivers core as well since I think it is a good
>> practice anyway to check for NULL pointer before strcmp().
>> Either is good, but IMHO we should fix this in omap_hwmod (at least).
> Yes, clearly we do have a corner case today due to the mix of hwmod /
> DTS resource management.
> - Legacy boot + hwmod resources is OK
> - DTS boot with DTS resources will be OK
> - DTS boot with hwmod resources is not OK since the resource name will
>   not be populated in the case resources are not named :-(
> If you are OK, I'll take that patch along with Vaibhav one to handle
> properly the resources from DTS long with the DTS patches I'm queuing
> for 3.7.
> Thanks,
> Benoit

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