[PATCH 3.11 25/70] 8250_core: Fix unwanted TX chars write

Luis Henriques luis.henriques at canonical.com
Wed May 7 13:12:28 UTC 2014


3.11.10.10 -stable review patch.  If anyone has any objections, please let me know.

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From: Loic Poulain <loic.poulain at intel.com>

commit b08c9c317e3f7764a91d522cd031639ba42b98cc upstream.

On transmit-hold-register empty, serial8250_tx_chars
should be called only if we don't use DMA.
DMA has its own tx cycle.

Signed-off-by: Loic Poulain <loic.poulain at intel.com>
Reviewed-by: Heikki Krogerus <heikki.krogerus at linux.intel.com>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh at linuxfoundation.org>
Signed-off-by: Luis Henriques <luis.henriques at canonical.com>
---
 drivers/tty/serial/8250/8250_core.c | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/drivers/tty/serial/8250/8250_core.c b/drivers/tty/serial/8250/8250_core.c
index d28d7af..9d5c661 100644
--- a/drivers/tty/serial/8250/8250_core.c
+++ b/drivers/tty/serial/8250/8250_core.c
@@ -1520,7 +1520,7 @@ int serial8250_handle_irq(struct uart_port *port, unsigned int iir)
 			status = serial8250_rx_chars(up, status);
 	}
 	serial8250_modem_status(up);
-	if (status & UART_LSR_THRE)
+	if (!up->dma && (status & UART_LSR_THRE))
 		serial8250_tx_chars(up);
 
 	spin_unlock_irqrestore(&port->lock, flags);
-- 
1.9.1





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