[lkml]   [2019]   [Jul]   [15]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: [PATCH v7 0/4] mtd: spi-nor: add support for is25wp256 spi-nor flash
On Wed, Jul 3, 2019 at 12:10 AM Sagar Shrikant Kadam
<> wrote:
> The patch series adds support for 32MiB spi-nor is25wp256 present on HiFive
> Unleashed A00 board. The flash device gets BFPT_DWORD1_ADDRESS_BYTES_3_ONLY
> from BFPT table for address width, whereas the flash can support 4 byte
> address width, so the address width is configured by using the post bfpt
> fixup hook as done for is25lp256 device in
> commit cf580a924005 ("mtd: spi-nor: fix nor->addr_width when its value
> configured from SFDP does not match the actual width") queued in
> spi-nor/next branch [1].
> Patches 1 and 3 are based on original work done by Wesley Terpstra and/or
> Palmer Dabbelt:
> Erase/Read/Write operations are verified on HiFive Unleashed board using mtd and
> flash utils (v1.5.2):
> 1. mtd_debug : Options available are : erase/read/write.
> 2. flashcp : Single utility that erases flash, writes a file to flash and verifies the data back.
> 3. flash_unlock : Unlock flash memory blocks. Arguments: are offset and number of blocks.
> 3. flash_lock : Lock flash memory blocks. Arguments: are offset and number of blocks.
> The Unlock scheme clears the protection bits of all blocks in the Status register.
> Lock scheme:
> A basic implementation based on the stm_lock scheme and is validated for a different
> number of blocks passed to flash_lock. ISSI devices have top/bottom area selection
> in function register which is OTP memory. so we are not updating the OTP section
> of function register.
> The changes along are available under branch v5.2-rc1-mtd-spi-nor/next at:
> [1]
> Revision history:
> V6<->V7:
> -Incorporated review comments from Vignesh.
> -Used post bfpt fixup hook as suggested by Vignesh.
> -Introduce SPI_NOR_HAS_BP3 to identify whether the flash has 4th bit protect bit.
> -Prefix generic flash access functions with spi_nor_xxxx.
> V5<->V6:
> -Incorporated review comments from Vignesh.
> -Set addr width based on device size and if SPI_NOR_4B_OPCODES is set.
> -Added 4th block protect identifier (SPI_NOR_HAS_BP3) to flash_info structure
> -Changed flash_info: flag from u16 to u32 to accommodate SPI_NOR_HAS_BP3
> -Prefix newly added function with spi_nor_xxx.
> -Dropped write_fr function, as updating OTP bit's present in function register doesn't seem to be a good idea.
> -Set lock/unlock schemes based on whether the ISSI device has locking support and BP3 bit present.
> V4<->V5:
> -Rebased to linux version v5.2-rc1.
> -Updated heading of this cover letter with sub-system, instead of just plain "add support for is25wp256..."
> V3<->V4:
> -Extracted comman code and renamed few stm functions so that it can be reused for issi lock implementation.
> -Added function's to read and write FR register, for selecting Top/Bottom area.
> V2<->V3:
> -Rebased patch to mainline v5.1 from earlier v5.1-rc5.
> -Updated commit messages, and cover letter with reference to git URL and author information.
> -Deferred flash_lock mechanism and can go as separate patch.
> V1<-> V2:
> -Incorporated changes suggested by reviewers regarding patch/cover letter versioning, references of patch.
> -Updated cover letter with description for flash operations verified with these changes.
> -Add support for unlocking is25xxxxxx device.
> -Add support for locking is25xxxxxx device.
> v1:
> -Add support for is25wp256 device.
> Sagar Shrikant Kadam (4):
> mtd: spi-nor: add support for is25wp256
> mtd: spi-nor: fix nor->addr_width for is25wp256
> mtd: spi-nor: add support to unlock the flash device
> mtd: spi-nor: add locking support for is25wp256 device
> drivers/mtd/spi-nor/spi-nor.c | 343 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++-------
> include/linux/mtd/spi-nor.h | 8 +
> 2 files changed, 300 insertions(+), 51 deletions(-)
> --
> 1.9.1

Hi All,

Any comments on this series?

Sagar Kadam

 \ /
  Last update: 2019-07-15 12:46    [W:0.147 / U:6.028 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site