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-rw-r--r--arch/arm/Kconfig.debug30
-rw-r--r--arch/arm/include/debug/mvebu.S5
2 files changed, 33 insertions, 2 deletions
diff --git a/arch/arm/Kconfig.debug b/arch/arm/Kconfig.debug
index 1d41908d5cda..e6a6ab1b10d7 100644
--- a/arch/arm/Kconfig.debug
+++ b/arch/arm/Kconfig.debug
@@ -303,12 +303,37 @@ choice
their output to the serial port on MSM 8960 devices.
config DEBUG_MVEBU_UART
- bool "Kernel low-level debugging messages via MVEBU UART"
+ bool "Kernel low-level debugging messages via MVEBU UART (old bootloaders)"
depends on ARCH_MVEBU
help
Say Y here if you want kernel low-level debugging support
on MVEBU based platforms.
+ This option should be used with the old bootloaders
+ that left the internal registers mapped at
+ 0xd0000000. As of today, this is the case on
+ platforms such as the Globalscale Mirabox or the
+ Plathome OpenBlocks AX3, when using the original
+ bootloader.
+
+ If the wrong DEBUG_MVEBU_UART* option is selected,
+ when u-boot hands over to the kernel, the system
+ silently crashes, with no serial output at all.
+
+ config DEBUG_MVEBU_UART_ALTERNATE
+ bool "Kernel low-level debugging messages via MVEBU UART (new bootloaders)"
+ depends on ARCH_MVEBU
+ help
+ Say Y here if you want kernel low-level debugging support
+ on MVEBU based platforms.
+
+ This option should be used with the new bootloaders
+ that remap the internal registers at 0xf1000000.
+
+ If the wrong DEBUG_MVEBU_UART* option is selected,
+ when u-boot hands over to the kernel, the system
+ silently crashes, with no serial output at all.
+
config DEBUG_NOMADIK_UART
bool "Kernel low-level debugging messages via NOMADIK UART"
depends on ARCH_NOMADIK
@@ -632,7 +657,8 @@ config DEBUG_LL_INCLUDE
DEBUG_IMX51_UART || \
DEBUG_IMX53_UART ||\
DEBUG_IMX6Q_UART
- default "debug/mvebu.S" if DEBUG_MVEBU_UART
+ default "debug/mvebu.S" if DEBUG_MVEBU_UART || \
+ DEBUG_MVEBU_UART_ALTERNATE
default "debug/mxs.S" if DEBUG_IMX23_UART || DEBUG_IMX28_UART
default "debug/nomadik.S" if DEBUG_NOMADIK_UART
default "debug/omap2plus.S" if DEBUG_OMAP2PLUS_UART
diff --git a/arch/arm/include/debug/mvebu.S b/arch/arm/include/debug/mvebu.S
index df191afa3be1..6517311a1c91 100644
--- a/arch/arm/include/debug/mvebu.S
+++ b/arch/arm/include/debug/mvebu.S
@@ -11,7 +11,12 @@
* published by the Free Software Foundation.
*/
+#ifdef CONFIG_DEBUG_MVEBU_UART_ALTERNATE
+#define ARMADA_370_XP_REGS_PHYS_BASE 0xf1000000
+#else
#define ARMADA_370_XP_REGS_PHYS_BASE 0xd0000000
+#endif
+
#define ARMADA_370_XP_REGS_VIRT_BASE 0xfec00000
.macro addruart, rp, rv, tmp