[PATCH 2/2] dt-bindings: watchdog: aspeed: Document aspeed,pre-timeout-irq-us
linux at roeck-us.net
Tue Oct 25 06:03:27 AEDT 2022
On 10/24/22 11:44, Rob Herring wrote:
> On Fri, Oct 21, 2022 at 10:15:59AM -0500, Eddie James wrote:
>> Document this new property for the pre-timeout interrupt.
>> Signed-off-by: Eddie James <eajames at linux.ibm.com>
>> Documentation/devicetree/bindings/watchdog/aspeed-wdt.txt | 7 ++++++-
>> 1 file changed, 6 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)
>> diff --git a/Documentation/devicetree/bindings/watchdog/aspeed-wdt.txt b/Documentation/devicetree/bindings/watchdog/aspeed-wdt.txt
>> index a8197632d6d2..81d2c35ca7e3 100644
>> --- a/Documentation/devicetree/bindings/watchdog/aspeed-wdt.txt
>> +++ b/Documentation/devicetree/bindings/watchdog/aspeed-wdt.txt
>> @@ -40,12 +40,17 @@ Optional properties:
>> specified no external signal is sent.
>> - aspeed,ext-pulse-duration: External signal pulse duration in microseconds
>> -Optional properties for AST2500-compatible watchdogs:
>> +Optional properties for AST2500 and AST2600 compatible watchdogs:
>> - aspeed,ext-push-pull: If aspeed,external-signal is present, set the pin's
>> drive type to push-pull. The default is open-drain.
>> - aspeed,ext-active-high: If aspeed,external-signal is present and and the pin
>> is configured as push-pull, then set the pulse
>> polarity to active-high. The default is active-low.
>> + - aspeed,pre-timeout-irq-us: If aspeed,pre-timeout-irq-us is non-zero, the
>> + pre-timeout interrupt will be enabled for the
>> + watchdog. The interrupt will fire the specified
>> + number of microseconds before the watchdog expires
>> + and trigger a kernel panic.
> A pre-timeout interrupt is fairly common. Come up with a common property
> please. You'll need to be clear if the time is from wdog restart or time
> before final timeout.
It would be nice if it would match the semantics of the existing
pretimeout attribute in the watchdog core.
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