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[07/15] net: sun8i_emac: Reduce cache maintenance on TX descriptor init

Message ID 20200706004046.20842-8-andre.przywara@arm.com
State New
Delegated to: Jagannadha Sutradharudu Teki
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Series net: sun8i-emac fixes and cleanups | expand

Commit Message

Andre Przywara July 6, 2020, 12:40 a.m. UTC
When we initialise the TX descriptors, there is no need yet to clean
them all to memory, as they don't contain any data yet. Later we will
touch and clean each descriptor anyway.
However we tell the MAC about the beginning of the chain, so we have to
clean at least the first descriptor, to make it clear that this is empty
and there are no packets to transfer yet.

Signed-off-by: Andre Przywara <andre.przywara@arm.com>
---
 drivers/net/sun8i_emac.c | 4 ++--
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)
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diff --git a/drivers/net/sun8i_emac.c b/drivers/net/sun8i_emac.c
index 44ec8f3a63..38c56bde70 100644
--- a/drivers/net/sun8i_emac.c
+++ b/drivers/net/sun8i_emac.c
@@ -431,10 +431,10 @@  static void tx_descs_init(struct emac_eth_dev *priv)
 	/* Correcting the last pointer of the chain */
 	desc_p->next =  (uintptr_t)&desc_table_p[0];
 
-	/* Flush all Tx buffer descriptors */
+	/* Flush the first TX buffer descriptor we will tell the MAC about. */
 	flush_dcache_range((uintptr_t)priv->tx_chain,
 			   (uintptr_t)priv->tx_chain +
-			sizeof(priv->tx_chain));
+			   sizeof(priv->tx_chain[0]));
 
 	writel((uintptr_t)&desc_table_p[0], priv->mac_reg + EMAC_TX_DMA_DESC);
 	priv->tx_currdescnum = 0;