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SubjectRe: [PATCH 2/4] i2c: at91: implement i2c bus recovery
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On 24/10/2019 23:07, Wolfram Sang wrote:
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>> So at the beginning of a new transfer, we should check if SDA (or SCL?)
>> is low and, if it's true, only then we should try recover the bus.
>
> Yes, this is the proper time to do it. Remember, I2C does not define a
> timeout.
>

FYI: Just a single poll at the start of the transfer, for it being low, will cause problems with multi-master buses.
Bus recovery should be attempted after a timeout when trying to communicate, even thou i2c doesn't define a timeout.

I'm trying to fix the designware drivers handling of this at the moment.

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Phil Reid

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