[PATCH v4] ARM: perf: save/restore pmu registers in pm notifier
zhangwm at marvell.com
Mon May 12 03:22:09 PDT 2014
Will & Sudeep,
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Neil Zhang
> Sent: 2014年5月5日 14:28
> To: Sudeep Holla; Will Deacon
> Cc: linux at arm.linux.org.uk; linux-arm-kernel at lists.infradead.org;
> linux-kernel at vger.kernel.org; devicetree at vger.kernel.org
> Subject: RE: [PATCH v4] ARM: perf: save/restore pmu registers in pm notifier
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Sudeep Holla [mailto:sudeep.holla at arm.com]
> > Sent: 2014年4月30日 21:31
> > To: Neil Zhang; Will Deacon
> > Cc: Sudeep Holla; linux at arm.linux.org.uk;
> > linux-arm-kernel at lists.infradead.org; linux-kernel at vger.kernel.org;
> > devicetree at vger.kernel.org
> > Subject: Re: [PATCH v4] ARM: perf: save/restore pmu registers in pm
> > notifier
> > Hi Neil,
> > On 30/04/14 03:21, Neil Zhang wrote:
> > >
> > >> -----Original Message-----
> > >> From: Will Deacon [mailto:will.deacon at arm.com]
> > [...]
> > >>
> > >> I think we need some input from the device-tree guys to see whether
> > >> they would object to us solving this locally (in the PMU node) or not.
> > >> Personally, I'd much prefer a general way to describe the need for
> > >> pm-notifiers, but if that's not being looked at then we can cook
> > >> something specifically for our needs.
> > >>
> > >
> > > No input from device-tree guys :(
> > The device tree bindings for power domains is under discussion 
> Thanks for the information.
> But it currently for device only, core related stuff are not supported.
> And is it really good to register power provider for core and let vfp / pmu etc
> to get it?
What's your suggestion about it?
Is it OK that I add it under the PMU node?
> > Regards,
> > Sudeep
> >  https://lkml.org/lkml/2014/4/23/755
> Best Regards,
> Neil Zhang
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