[PATCH v3] RFC: pinctrl: bcm2835: switch to GPIOLIB_IRQCHIP
stefan.wahren at i2se.com
Thu Nov 24 10:50:30 PST 2016
> Linus Walleij <linus.walleij at linaro.org> hat am 24. November 2016 um 16:16
> On Mon, Nov 14, 2016 at 6:52 PM, Linus Walleij <linus.walleij at linaro.org>
> > It should be possible to use the GPIOLIB_IRQCHIP helper
> > library with the BCM2835 driver since it is a pretty straight
> > forward cascaded irqchip.
> > The only difference from other drivers is that the BCM2835
> > has several banks for a single gpiochip, and each bank has
> > a separate IRQ line. Instead of creating one gpiochip per
> > bank, a single gpiochip covers all banks GPIO lines. This
> > makes it necessary to resolve the bank ID in the IRQ
> > handler.
> > The GPIOLIB_IRQCHIP allows several IRQs to be cascaded off
> > the same gpiochip by calling gpiochip_set_chained_irqchip()
> > repeatedly, but we have been a bit short on examples
> > for how this should be handled in practice, so this is intended
> > as an example of how this can be achieved.
> > The old code did not model the chip as a chained interrupt
> > handler, but this patch also rectifies that situation.
> > Cc: Stephen Warren <swarren at wwwdotorg.org>
> > Cc: Stefan Wahren <stefan.wahren at i2se.com>
> > Cc: Eric Anholt <eric at anholt.net>
> > Signed-off-by: Linus Walleij <linus.walleij at linaro.org>
> > ---
> > ChangeLog v2->v3:
> > - Rebase on top of the two new patches from the vendor tree.
> > ChangeLog v1->v2:
> > - Forgot to convert the driver to chained IRQ handler. Now fixed.
> > Rpi folks: I have no clue if this works or not, but would be happy
> > if you could test it to see if IRQs fire as expected and provide
> > some feedback.
> Any testers?
> I'm getting tempted to just apply it to get test coverage, at the
> cost of having to revert it if it just explodes...
i made a simple boot + reboot test on my RPI 1 Model B without any issues.
Unfortunately i don't have any additional hardware with a GPIO interrupt.
In the case this is sufficient you can have my:
Tested-by: Stefan Wahren <stefan.wahren at i2se.com>
> Linus Walleij
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