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SubjectRe: [PATCH v9 03/17] ARM: tegra: Remove pen-locking from cpuidle-tegra20
On Thu, Feb 13, 2020 at 02:51:20AM +0300, Dmitry Osipenko wrote:
> Pen-locking is meant to block CPU0 if CPU1 wakes up during of entering
> into LP2 because of some interrupt firing up, preventing unnecessary LP2
> enter that will be resumed immediately. Apparently this case doesn't
> happen often in practice, I checked how often it takes place and found
> that after ~20 hours of browsing web, managing email, watching videos and
> idling (15+ hours) there is only a dozen of early LP2 entering abortions
> and they all happened while device was idling. Thus let's remove the
> pen-locking and make LP2 entering uninterruptible, simplifying code quite
> a lot. This will also become very handy for the upcoming unified cpuidle
> driver, allowing to have a common LP2 code-path across of different
> hardware generations.
> Acked-by: Peter De Schrijver <>
> Tested-by: Peter Geis <>
> Tested-by: Jasper Korten <>
> Tested-by: David Heidelberg <>
> Signed-off-by: Dmitry Osipenko <>

Acked-by: Daniel Lezcano <>

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