[PATCH] drm/rockchip: analogix_dp: Ensure that the bridge is powered before poking it
a.hajda at samsung.com
Wed Dec 20 11:25:34 UTC 2017
On 19.12.2017 12:42, Marc Zyngier wrote:
> On 19/12/17 07:55, Andrzej Hajda wrote:
>> On 18.12.2017 12:28, Marc Zyngier wrote:
>>> Stopping the X display manager on a kevin platform results in the
>>> following crash:
>>> [ 674.833536] Synchronous External Abort: synchronous external abort (0x96000010) at 0xffff00000c970640
>>> [ 674.843886] Internal error: : 96000010 [#1] PREEMPT SMP
>>> [ 674.849744] Modules linked in:
>>> [ 674.849755] CPU: 1 PID: 86 Comm: kworker/1:1 Not tainted 4.15.0-rc3-00057-gff24f8cf492d-dirty #3
>>> [ 674.849760] detected fb_set_par error, error code: -16
>>> [ 674.849761] Hardware name: Google Kevin (DT)
>>> [ 674.849773] Workqueue: events analogix_dp_psr_work
>>> [ 674.849778] pstate: 60000005 (nZCv daif -PAN -UAO)
>>> [ 674.849784] pc : analogix_dp_send_psr_spd+0x8/0x168
>>> [ 674.849788] lr : analogix_dp_enable_psr+0x54/0x60
>>> [ 674.849789] sp : ffff000009b2bd60
>>> [ 674.849790] x29: ffff000009b2bd60 x28: 0000000000000000
>>> [ 674.849794] x27: ffff000009913d20 x26: ffff00000900fbf0
>>> [ 674.849797] x25: ffff8000f1b30000 x24: ffff8000f0c21d98
>>> [ 674.849800] x23: 0000000000000000 x22: ffff8000f7d3aa00
>>> [ 674.849803] x21: ffff8000f7d36980 x20: ffff8000f0c21c18
>>> [ 674.849806] x19: ffff8000f0c21db8 x18: 0000000000000001
>>> [ 674.849809] x17: 0000ffff89f2ed58 x16: ffff000008222908
>>> [ 674.849812] x15: 0000000000000000 x14: 0000000000000400
>>> [ 674.849815] x13: 0000000000000400 x12: 0000000000000000
>>> [ 674.849817] x11: 0000000000001414 x10: 0000000000000a00
>>> [ 674.849820] x9 : ffff000009b2bbb0 x8 : ffff8000f1b30a60
>>> [ 674.849823] x7 : 0000000000080000 x6 : 0000000000000001
>>> [ 674.849826] x5 : 0000000000000010 x4 : 0000000000000007
>>> [ 674.849829] x3 : 0000000000000002 x2 : ffff00000c970640
>>> [ 674.849832] x1 : ffff000009b2bd78 x0 : ffff8000f1624018
>>> [ 674.849836] Process kworker/1:1 (pid: 86, stack limit = 0x0000000083e5f7c3)
>>> [ 674.849838] Call trace:
>>> [ 674.849842] analogix_dp_send_psr_spd+0x8/0x168
>>> [ 674.849844] analogix_dp_psr_work+0x9c/0xa0
>>> [ 674.849849] process_one_work+0x1cc/0x328
>>> [ 674.849852] worker_thread+0x50/0x450
>>> [ 674.849856] kthread+0xf8/0x128
>>> [ 674.849860] ret_from_fork+0x10/0x18
>>> [ 674.849864] Code: b9000001 d65f03c0 f9445802 91190042 (b9400042)
>>> Further investigation show that this happens because the the workqueue
>>> races with the analogix_dp_bridge_disable() call from the core DRM code,
>>> and end up trying to write to the DP bridge that has already been powered
>>> down. This result is a very black screen, and a hard reset.
>>> Instead of counting on luck to keep the bridge alive, let's use the
>>> pm_runtime framework and take a reference on the device when we're about
>>> to poke it. That is a fairly big hammer, but one that allows the system
>>> to stay alive across dozens of X start/stop sequences.
>> Wouldn't be better to cancel the work in analogix_dp_bridge_disable, it
>> looks safer.
> Not sure. That would only cancel a single work that would be in flight
> right when we hit disable, but won't prevent the work from being queued
> right after the cancel.
> In summary, I think you're trading a race between pm_runtime_put_sync
> and analogix_dp_send_psr_spd for another between cancel_work_sync and
> analogix_dp_send_psr_spd. Also, I seem to remember that the disable can
> occur in its own work queue:
> commit_tail -> drm_atomic_helper_commit_modeset_disables ->
> disable_outputs -> drm_bridge_disable -> analogix_dp_bridge_disable
> making it racy by nature. But I'm no DRM expert (as you can probably tell).
> My approach is to guarantee that analogix_dp_send_psr_spd cannot fault
> due to the IP being powered off, which feels a bit more bullet proof.
I suspect the worker should not be executed during/after disable, at
least its body suggests it.
And if it will be guaranteed, runtime dance in the worker is pointless.
> Please shoot me down if I got it wrong!
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