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[Xen-devel] [PATCH v2 3/4] dt-uart: use ':' as separator between path and options

',' is a valid character in a device-tree path (see ePAPR v1.1 Table
2-1), in fact ',' is actually pretty common in node names.

Using ',' as a separator breaks for example on fast models. If you use
the full path (/smb/motherboard/iofpga@3,00000000/uart@090000) rather
than the alias then earlyprintk gives:

(XEN) Looking for UART console /smb/motherboard/iofpga@3
(XEN) Unable to find device "/smb/motherboard/iofpga@3"
(XEN) Bad console= option 'dtuart'

I actually noticed this on Jetson where the uart is
"/serial@0,70006300" and there happened to be no alias defined.

Instead use ':' as the separator, it is defined to terminate the path
in the context of /chosen/stdout-path (Table 3-4) which is pretty
closely analogous to the dtuart= option and so makes a pretty good
choice (especially since the next patch adds support for stdout-path).

Since no DT aware driver current supports any options there is no
point in retaining support for ',' for backwards compatibility.

Additionally, expand the buffer for the dtuart option, a path can be
far longer than 30 characters (in fact the maximum size of a single
node name is 31, so it's not even necessarily enough for an alias).
128 is completely arbitrary and allows for paths at least 8 deep even
with worst case node names.

Signed-off-by: Ian Campbell <ian.campbell@xxxxxxxxxx>
- none of our drivers handle any options, so there is no point in
  retaining support for backwards compat reasons.
 docs/misc/xen-command-line.markdown |    2 +-
 xen/drivers/char/dt-uart.c          |    4 ++--
 2 files changed, 3 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)

diff --git a/docs/misc/xen-command-line.markdown 
index 152ae03..17cf563 100644
--- a/docs/misc/xen-command-line.markdown
+++ b/docs/misc/xen-command-line.markdown
@@ -550,7 +550,7 @@ Pin dom0 vcpus to their respective pcpus
 Flag that makes a 64bit dom0 boot in PVH mode. No 32bit support at present.
 ### dtuart (ARM)
-> `= path [,options]`
+> `= path [:options]`
 > Default: `""`
diff --git a/xen/drivers/char/dt-uart.c b/xen/drivers/char/dt-uart.c
index 04dbb97..b9a0956 100644
--- a/xen/drivers/char/dt-uart.c
+++ b/xen/drivers/char/dt-uart.c
@@ -31,7 +31,7 @@
  * doesn't start with '/', we assuming that it's an alias.
  * @options: UART speficic options (see in each UART driver)
-static char __initdata opt_dtuart[30] = "";
+static char __initdata opt_dtuart[256] = "";
 string_param("dtuart", opt_dtuart);
 void __init dt_uart_init(void)
@@ -50,7 +50,7 @@ void __init dt_uart_init(void)
-    options = strchr(opt_dtuart, ',');
+    options = strchr(opt_dtuart, ':');
     if ( options != NULL )
         *(options++) = '\0';

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