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authorBenjamin Herrenschmidt <benh@kernel.crashing.org>2011-11-29 18:22:56 +0000
committerBenjamin Herrenschmidt <benh@kernel.crashing.org>2011-12-07 18:04:53 +1100
commit40dfef66a9e3d4a308c3ed7355c9a89e68c08ffc (patch)
treed72e4a38bb15409941a92b366228415385a14492 /arch
parentcee72d5bb48952f2e50acd2610d52ea82f7092c9 (diff)
downloadlinaro-lsk-40dfef66a9e3d4a308c3ed7355c9a89e68c08ffc.tar.gz
powerpc/powernv: Workaround OFW issues in prom_init.c
Open Firmware on OPAL machines seems to have issues if we close stdin and/or we try to print things after calling "quiesce" so we avoid doing both. Signed-off-by: Benjamin Herrenschmidt <benh@kernel.crashing.org>
Diffstat (limited to 'arch')
-rw-r--r--arch/powerpc/kernel/prom_init.c14
1 files changed, 10 insertions, 4 deletions
diff --git a/arch/powerpc/kernel/prom_init.c b/arch/powerpc/kernel/prom_init.c
index cc584865b3d..f4f9f2f1432 100644
--- a/arch/powerpc/kernel/prom_init.c
+++ b/arch/powerpc/kernel/prom_init.c
@@ -2969,9 +2969,11 @@ unsigned long __init prom_init(unsigned long r3, unsigned long r4,
/*
* in case stdin is USB and still active on IBM machines...
* Unfortunately quiesce crashes on some powermacs if we have
- * closed stdin already (in particular the powerbook 101).
+ * closed stdin already (in particular the powerbook 101). It
+ * appears that the OPAL version of OFW doesn't like it either.
*/
- if (RELOC(of_platform) != PLATFORM_POWERMAC)
+ if (RELOC(of_platform) != PLATFORM_POWERMAC &&
+ RELOC(of_platform) != PLATFORM_OPAL)
prom_close_stdin();
/*
@@ -2987,8 +2989,12 @@ unsigned long __init prom_init(unsigned long r3, unsigned long r4,
* is common to us and kexec
*/
hdr = RELOC(dt_header_start);
- prom_printf("returning from prom_init\n");
- prom_debug("->dt_header_start=0x%x\n", hdr);
+
+ /* Don't print anything after quiesce under OPAL, it crashes OFW */
+ if (RELOC(of_platform) != PLATFORM_OPAL) {
+ prom_printf("returning from prom_init\n");
+ prom_debug("->dt_header_start=0x%x\n", hdr);
+ }
#ifdef CONFIG_PPC32
reloc_got2(-offset);