[PATCH v2 0/4] clocksource: rockchip/timer: Support rktimer for rk3399
daniel.lezcano at linaro.org
Mon Jun 13 06:06:25 PDT 2016
On Tue, Jun 07, 2016 at 12:54:29PM +0800, Caesar Wang wrote:
> This series patches had been tested on rockchip inside kernel.
> In order to support the rk3399 SoC timer and turn off interrupts and IPIs to
> save power in idle.
For my personnal information, are the arch_timer in the same power domain
than the CPU ? IOW, what is the 'always-on' property in the DT ?
> Okay, it still works bootup on rk3288/other SoCs, even though many socs
> hasn't used
> the broadcast timer.
Yes, unfortunately the SoC design on rk3288 and the previous ones do not
allow to use a cpuidle driver with cpu/cluster power down, so obviously the
broadcast timer is pointless on these boards :)
> History version:
> Easy to test for my borad.
> localhost / # cat /proc/interrupts
> CPU0 CPU1 CPU2 CPU3 CPU4 CPU5
> 1: 0 0 0 0 0 0 GICv3 29 Edge arch_timer
> 5: 0 0 0 0 0 0 GICv3 113 Level rk_timer
> localhost / # cat /proc/timer_list | grep event_handler
> get "event_handler: hrtimer_interrupt"
> event_handler: tick_handle_oneshot_broadcast
> event_handler: hrtimer_interrupt
What are you trying to demonstrate here ? There are no interrupts for both
arch_timer and rk_timer.
> That should work for my board.
What do you mean ?
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