[Intel-gfx] [RFC] drm/i915: check FDI config for 3 pipe

Jesse Barnes jbarnes at virtuousgeek.org
Thu Apr 19 00:27:44 CEST 2012

On Wed, 18 Apr 2012 14:25:36 -0700
Jesse Barnes <jbarnes at virtuousgeek.org> wrote:

> Three pipe can only be enabled in some cases and updated docs indicate
> a bit to control FDI B+C sharing.
> This patch adds a check to make sure we can support a given config with
> the existing FDI lane configuration, and tries to set the bit as
> appropriate.
> We may want to go further though and just totally break the link
> between our pipes, planes, PLLs, FDI lanes, transcoders, etc and the
> CRTCs we expose to userspace.  We could theoretically just allocate new
> ones every mode set.  That wouldn't help a whole lot though since we
> don't get full configuration changes from userspace, just a small
> window of CRTC data with no idea of what might happen next...

Ah just found a bug in reviewing my own patch here.

+	if (intel_crtc->pipe > 1) {
+		if (intel_crtc->fdi_lanes > 2)
+		else
+	}

Should be if (intel_crtc->pipe > 0) since we need to apply this when
either FDI C *or* B changes config.

I'll try, maybe it'll help with the funky 3 pipe config mode set
problem I saw.

Jesse Barnes, Intel Open Source Technology Center

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