[PATCH] arm64: dts: rockchip: Change serial baud rate for Pinephone Pro to 1.5 MB
megi at xff.cz
Tue Apr 4 05:02:31 PDT 2023
On Tue, Apr 04, 2023 at 01:42:36PM +0200, Javier Martinez Canillas wrote:
> Martijn Braam <martijn at brixit.nl> writes:
> > On 4/4/23 09:51, Heiko Stübner wrote:
> >> Hi,
> >> Am Montag, 3. April 2023, 19:59:37 CEST schrieb Javier Martinez Canillas:
> >>> This baud rate is set for the device by mainline u-boot and is also what
> >>> is set in the Pinebook Pro Device Tree, which is a device similar to the
> >>> PinePhone Pro but with a different form factor.
> >>> Otherwise, the baud rate of the firmware and Linux don't match by default
> >>> and a 'console=ttyS2,1500000n8' kernel command line parameter is required
> >>> to have proper output for both.
> >> The interesting question is always if this will break someone else's setup.
> >> I've never really understood the strange setting of 1.5MBps, but on the
> >> other hand it _is_ a reality on most boards.
> > It breaks my device test setup at least. The extra speed isn't worth the
> > hassle
> More than the extra speed is to have consistency accross all the rockchip
> devices in upstream and also sync with mainline u-boot.
> > of having a few devices at weird baudrates and the bootloader already
> > starts outputting debug logs at 115200 baud.
> And mine starts outputting at 1.5MBps :) I guess that there isn't a one
> size fits all, so the question is whether the bikeshed color is what was
> painted in all other rockchip boards or the one that Tow-Boot has chosen.
For what it's worth, levinboot also defaults to 1.5 Mbaud.
And it's very nice anything above >115200 is not broken by bad HW design,
like on original Pinephone, so this higher speed actually works. ;)
> Best regards,
> Javier Martinez Canillas
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