[PATCH 05/19] drm: Have the vblank counter account for the time between vblank irq disable and drm_vblank_off()

ville.syrjala at linux.intel.com ville.syrjala at linux.intel.com
Wed Aug 6 04:49:48 PDT 2014

From: Ville Syrjälä <ville.syrjala at linux.intel.com>

If the vblank irq has already been disabled (via the disable timer) when
we call drm_vblank_off() sample the counter and timestamp one last time.
This will make the sure that the user space visible counter will account
for time between vblank irq disable and drm_vblank_off().

Reviewed-by: Matt Roper <matthew.d.roper at intel.com>
Reviewed-by: Daniel Vetter <daniel.vetter at ffwll.ch>
Signed-off-by: Ville Syrjälä <ville.syrjala at linux.intel.com>
 drivers/gpu/drm/drm_irq.c | 13 +++++++++++++
 1 file changed, 13 insertions(+)

diff --git a/drivers/gpu/drm/drm_irq.c b/drivers/gpu/drm/drm_irq.c
index af96517..1f86f6c 100644
--- a/drivers/gpu/drm/drm_irq.c
+++ b/drivers/gpu/drm/drm_irq.c
@@ -140,6 +140,19 @@ static void vblank_disable_and_save(struct drm_device *dev, int crtc)
 	spin_lock_irqsave(&dev->vblank_time_lock, irqflags);
+	/*
+	 * If the vblank interrupt was already disbled update the count
+	 * and timestamp to maintain the appearance that the counter
+	 * has been ticking all along until this time. This makes the
+	 * count account for the entire time between drm_vblank_on() and
+	 * drm_vblank_off().
+	 */
+	if (!dev->vblank[crtc].enabled) {
+		drm_update_vblank_count(dev, crtc);
+		spin_unlock_irqrestore(&dev->vblank_time_lock, irqflags);
+		return;
+	}
 	dev->driver->disable_vblank(dev, crtc);
 	dev->vblank[crtc].enabled = false;

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