[PATCH v3] arm/mm/dma-mapping.c: Add arm_coherent_dma_mmap

Arnd Bergmann arnd at arndb.de
Thu May 7 08:18:25 PDT 2015

On Thursday 07 May 2015 14:54:17 Mike Looijmans wrote:
> When dma-coherent transfers are enabled, the mmap call must
> not change the pg_prot flags in the vma struct.
> Split the arm_dma_mmap into a common and specific parts,
> and add a "arm_coherent_dma_mmap" implementation that does
> not alter the page protection flags.
> Tested on a topic-miami board (Zynq) using the ACP port
> to transfer data between FPGA and CPU using the Dyplo
> framework. Without this patch, byte-wise access to mmapped
> coherent DMA memory was about 20x slower because of the
> memory being marked as non-cacheable, and transfer speeds
> would not exceed 240MB/s.
> After this patch, the mapped memory is cacheable and the
> transfer speed is again 600MB/s (limited by the FPGA) when
> the data is in the L2 cache, while data integrity is being
> maintained.
> The patch has no effect on non-coherent DMA.
> Signed-off-by: Mike Looijmans <mike.looijmans at topic.nl>

Looks good to me

Acked-by: Arnd Bergmann <arnd at arndb.de>

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