[Skiboot] [PATCH v2 10/12] hdat: Add P9 compatible property

Oliver O'Halloran oohall at gmail.com
Tue Jan 10 10:18:18 AEDT 2017

On Thu, Jan 5, 2017 at 5:13 PM, Vasant Hegde
<hegdevasant at linux.vnet.ibm.com> wrote:
> On 12/20/2016 12:11 PM, Stewart Smith wrote:
>> Vasant Hegde <hegdevasant at linux.vnet.ibm.com> writes:
>> is the subsequent adding of ibm,power-nx accurate? I haven't been
>> keeping track on if the same icswx invocation is being carried across to
>> p9....
> I"m not sure how accurate it is. But spec doesn't talk about anything and if
> its not functional it will not be added. Hence I just added p9 property
> here.

I checked with one of the VAS/NX designers. According to him the icswx
instruction has been removed from P9 and all accesses to NX units
happens with copy/paste and VAS. The existing NX drivers in linux use
icswx and match on "ibm,power-nx" so we shouldn't be adding it, just

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