[PATCH 3/3] watchdog/aspeed: add support for dual boot
i.mikhaylov at yadro.com
Fri Aug 23 00:24:27 AEST 2019
On Thu, 2019-08-22 at 06:55 -0700, Guenter Roeck wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 22, 2019 at 12:15:20PM +0300, Ivan Mikhaylov wrote:
> > On Wed, 2019-08-21 at 09:32 -0700, Guenter Roeck wrote:
> > > > + writel(WDT_CLEAR_TIMEOUT_AND_BOOT_CODE_SELECTION,
> > > > + wdt->base + WDT_CLEAR_TIMEOUT_STATUS);
> > > > + wdt->wdd.bootstatus |= WDIOF_EXTERN1;
> > >
> > > The variable reflects the _boot status_. It should not change after
> > > booting.
> > Okay, then perhaps may we set 'status' handler for watchdog device and
> > check
> > 'status' file? Right now 'bootstatus' and 'status' are same because there is
> > no
> > handler for 'status'.
> You would still have to redefine one of the status bits to mean something
> driver specific. You would also still have two different flags to read
> and control cs0 - to read the status, you would read an ioctl (or the
> status sysfs attribute), to write it you would write into access_cs0.
> I guess I must be missing something. What is the problem with using
> access_cs0 for both ?
There is no problem, I'll do that way, thanks!
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