[PATCH] ARM: davinci_all_defconfig: enable CMA options

David Lechner david at lechnology.com
Fri Sep 22 09:43:30 PDT 2017

On 09/22/2017 11:24 AM, Suman Anna wrote:
> Hi Sekhar,
>> On Thursday 21 September 2017 08:41 PM, Suman Anna wrote:
>>> On 09/21/2017 09:43 AM, Sekhar Nori wrote:
>>>> On Wednesday 20 September 2017 11:31 PM, Suman Anna wrote:
>>>>> Enable the CMA and DMA_CMA Kconfig options by default for
>>>>> Davinci platforms. Davinci remoteproc driver is one of the
>>>>> modules that depends on these options, and this allows the
>>>>> driver to be made visible for selection with menuconfig.
>>>>> Signed-off-by: Suman Anna <s-anna at ti.com>
>>>>> ---
>>>>> Hi Sekhar,
>>>>> Here's the patch that enables CMA as per your request. Patch based
>>>>> on your v4.15/defconfig branch.
>>>> Applied! I guess you will be sending another patch enabling the
>>>> remoteproc driver itself?
>>> Thanks. Well, one always needs a firmware image in their filesystem
>>> without which enabling the driver is meaningless (it would fail). So was
>>> not planning to enable it by default.
>> But the errors will show up only on DA850 LCDK where we have enabled the
>> DSP by default in DT because its an important usecase there. I think it
>> is important for users to see those errors.
>> (besides the usual benefits of having the module enabled to catch build
>> and runtime issues easily).
> Yeah, DSP node is enabled only for DA850 LCDK among the DT-supported
> boards, but I believe there are boards still using legacy boot, and it
> shows up on those platforms as well. FYI, we do not have any rpmsg
> drivers other than the kernel sample to make real usage of a booted
> remoteproc. Anycase, if you still prefer this to be added, I don't mind.
> regards
> Suman

I am interested in using remoteproc on LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 to implement 
I2C and UART in the PRU.

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