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From: David Dai <>
To: Stephen Boyd <>,,,
Subject: Re: [PATCH 1/2] dt-bindings: interconnect: Update Qualcomm SDM845 DT bindings
Date: Wed, 24 Jul 2019 13:42:19 -0700
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On 7/24/2019 11:27 AM, Stephen Boyd wrote:
> Quoting David Dai (2019-07-24 10:22:57)
>> The way that I view this is that the consumers consume both bandwidth
>> and QoS from these physical NoC devices by getting some path between two
>> endpoints on these different NoCs and applying some constraints. The NoC
>> providers can accomplish that either by writing to MMIO spaces or by
>> talking to some remote processor/hardware to tune its clock speed. The
>> consumer doesn't interact with the RSCs directly, but can select a
>> different bcm voter based on the endpoints that are associated with a
>> particular bcm(apps or disp rsc). Each node(endpoints) will have its own
>> BCM designation and an unique bcm voter.
> Ok. I get it now. The MMIO nodes will be interconnect providers and
> they'll know what RSCs they can use by exposing the same RSC "resource"
> multiple times for each RSC that can be targeted? This is what the
> postfix is with _DISP on your examples? Presumably there's an _APPS
> version of the same prefixed endpoint in case the consumer wants to use
> the APPS RSC instead of the DISP one, or maybe there's just no postfix
> in this case because APPS is the "default".

Right, the suffixes will denote the RSC association and will default to 
APPS otherwise.

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Thread overview: 12+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-07-19 20:32 [PATCH 0/2] Redefine interconnect provider DT nodes for SDM845 David Dai
2019-07-19 20:32 ` [PATCH 1/2] dt-bindings: interconnect: Update Qualcomm SDM845 DT bindings David Dai
2019-07-21 19:10   ` Bjorn Andersson
2019-07-23 14:42   ` Stephen Boyd
2019-07-23 21:48     ` David Dai
2019-07-24 14:18       ` Stephen Boyd
2019-07-24 17:22         ` David Dai
2019-07-24 18:27           ` Stephen Boyd
2019-07-24 20:42             ` David Dai [this message]
2019-07-19 20:32 ` [PATCH 2/2] arm64: dts: sdm845: Redefine interconnect provider DT nodes David Dai
2019-07-21 19:13   ` Bjorn Andersson
2019-07-23 18:24     ` David Dai

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