Re: [PATCH v5 0/3] arm64: qcom: sa8775p: add cache coherency support for SA8775P

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On 28/02/2024 14:07, Mrinmay Sarkar wrote:
> On 2/24/2024 3:49 PM, Krzysztof Kozlowski wrote:
>> On 23/02/2024 15:03, Mrinmay Sarkar wrote:
>>> Due to some hardware changes, SA8775P has set the NO_SNOOP attribute
>>> in its TLP for all the PCIe controllers. NO_SNOOP attribute when set,
>>> the requester is indicating that there no cache coherency issues exit
>>> for the addressed memory on the host i.e., memory is not cached. But
>>> in reality, requester cannot assume this unless there is a complete
>>> control/visibility over the addressed memory on the host.
>>> And worst case, if the memory is cached on the host, it may lead to
>>> memory corruption issues. It should be noted that the caching of memory
>>> on the host is not solely dependent on the NO_SNOOP attribute in TLP.
>>> So to avoid the corruption, this patch overrides the NO_SNOOP attribute
>>> by setting the PCIE_PARF_NO_SNOOP_OVERIDE register. This patch is not
>>> needed for other upstream supported platforms since they do not set
>>> NO_SNOOP attribute by default.
>>> This series is to enable cache snooping logic in both RC and EP driver
>>> and add the "dma-coherent" property in dtsi to support cache coherency
>>> in SA8775P platform.
>> Please confirm that your patchset passes 100% dtbs_check.
>> Best regards,
>> Krzysztof
> I have run dtbs_check and it is passing.

Hm, last time I checked dma-coherent was not allowed.

Best regards,

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