[PATCH 1/2] serial: imx: remove the uart_console() check

Huang Shijie b32955 at freescale.com
Fri Jun 28 01:53:45 EDT 2013

于 2013年06月28日 10:55, Shawn Guo 写道:
> On Fri, Jun 28, 2013 at 10:17:49AM +0800, Huang Shijie wrote:
>> We need to set the imx_setUp_ufcr() in our imx_console_setup(),
>> so we need to enable the clocks, aren't we?
> Ah, yes, I missed that.  But register access only needs ipg clock and
> per clock still does not need to be enabled here, right?
yes. we can only enable the ipg clock.
>> In the probe's uart_add_one_port(), we will register the console and
>> call the setup() hook,
>> so it's ok to disable the clocks in the end of the probe.
> Look, here is what you do in .probe().
> 	clk_prepare_enable(sport->clk_per);
> 	clk_prepare_enable(sport->clk_ipg);
> 	...
> 	uart_add_one_port(&imx_reg,&sport->port);
> 	...
> 	clk_disable_unprepare(sport->clk_per);
> 	clk_disable_unprepare(sport->clk_ipg);
> Since imx_console_setup() will be called in uart_add_one_port() and
> clocks are already being taken care of in imx_console_setup(), why do
> you need all these clock operations here at all?

I will remove all the clock operations in the probe.

thanks for pointing this.

Huang Shijie

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