[PATCH 2/4] ARM: dts: exynos: Fix LAN9730 on Odroid U3 after tftpboot

Javier Martinez Canillas javier at osg.samsung.com
Mon Jan 9 08:17:38 PST 2017

Hello Krzysztof,

On 01/07/2017 05:52 AM, Krzysztof Kozlowski wrote:
> The ethernet adapter LAN9730, after enabling in bootloader (e.g. for
> tftpboot) requires reset during boot.  Otherwise it won't come up.
> The schematics of Odroid U3 are detailed enough but after grabbing
> knowledge also from other sources (like U-Boot) the overall design looks
> like:
> 1. LAN9730 is connected to HSIC0 and USB3503 to HSIC1 of EHCI controller.
> 2. USB3503 comes with its own reset pin: gpx3-5.
> 3. Reset pin of LAN9730 is pulled up to 3.3 V so it cannot be used.
> 4. The supply of 3.3 V for LAN9730 is delivered from buck8.
> 5. Buck8 state is a logical OR of registry value (through I2C command)
>    and ENB8 pin.  The ENB8, not described in schematics, is in fact
>    gpa1-1.
> 6. Missing or wrongly timed reset of LAN9730 might result in missing of
>    two devices: LAN9730 and USB3503. Without reset, LAN9730 will not
>    come up, if it was enabled by bootloader.
> To fix the issue use the generic power sequence driver and toggle the
> ENB8 (buck8) pin.  Reset duration of 500 us was chosen by experiments
> (shortest working time was 400 us).  This is an easiest way to fix the
> long standing LAN9730 reset issue.
> Signed-off-by: Krzysztof Kozlowski <krzk at kernel.org>
> ---

Thanks for keep pushing a fix for this long standing issue.

Reviewed-by: Javier Martinez Canillas <javier at osg.samsung.com>

Best regards,
Javier Martinez Canillas
Open Source Group
Samsung Research America

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