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Date:	Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:08:00 -0700
From:	Kamal Mostafa <>
Cc:	Bryan O'Donoghue <>,
	"Alvin (Weike) Chen" <>,
	Greg Kroah-Hartman <>,
	Kamal Mostafa <>
Subject: [PATCH 3.13 070/187] USB: ehci-pci: USB host controller support for Intel Quark X1000 -stable review patch.  If anyone has any objections, please let me know.


From: Bryan O'Donoghue <>

commit 6e693739e9b603b3ca9ce0d4f4178f0633458465 upstream.

The EHCI packet buffer in/out threshold is programmable for Intel Quark X1000
USB host controller, and the default value is 0x20 dwords. The in/out threshold
can be programmed to 0x80 dwords (512 Bytes) to maximize the perfomrance,
but only when isochronous/interrupt transactions are not initiated by the USB
host controller. This patch is to reconfigure the packet buffer in/out
threshold as maximal as possible to maximize the performance, and 0x7F dwords
(508 Bytes) should be used because the USB host controller initiates
isochronous/interrupt transactions.

Signed-off-by: Bryan O'Donoghue <>
Signed-off-by: Alvin (Weike) Chen <>
Acked-by: Alan Stern <>
Reviewed-by: Jingoo Han <>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <>
Signed-off-by: Kamal Mostafa <>
 drivers/usb/host/ehci-pci.c | 25 +++++++++++++++++++++++++
 1 file changed, 25 insertions(+)

diff --git a/drivers/usb/host/ehci-pci.c b/drivers/usb/host/ehci-pci.c
index 3e86bf4..ca7b964 100644
--- a/drivers/usb/host/ehci-pci.c
+++ b/drivers/usb/host/ehci-pci.c
@@ -35,6 +35,21 @@ static const char hcd_name[] = "ehci-pci";
 #define PCI_DEVICE_ID_INTEL_CE4100_USB	0x2e70
+#define PCI_DEVICE_ID_INTEL_QUARK_X1000_SOC		0x0939
+static inline bool is_intel_quark_x1000(struct pci_dev *pdev)
+	return pdev->vendor == PCI_VENDOR_ID_INTEL &&
+		pdev->device == PCI_DEVICE_ID_INTEL_QUARK_X1000_SOC;
+ * 0x84 is the offset of in/out threshold register,
+ * and it is the same offset as the register of 'hostpc'.
+ */
+#define	intel_quark_x1000_insnreg01	hostpc
+/* Maximum usable threshold value is 0x7f dwords for both IN and OUT */
+#define INTEL_QUARK_X1000_EHCI_MAX_THRESHOLD	0x007f007f
 /* called after powerup, by probe or system-pm "wakeup" */
 static int ehci_pci_reinit(struct ehci_hcd *ehci, struct pci_dev *pdev)
@@ -50,6 +65,16 @@ static int ehci_pci_reinit(struct ehci_hcd *ehci, struct pci_dev *pdev)
 	if (!retval)
 		ehci_dbg(ehci, "MWI active\n");
+	/* Reset the threshold limit */
+	if (is_intel_quark_x1000(pdev)) {
+		/*
+		 * For the Intel QUARK X1000, raise the I/O threshold to the
+		 * maximum usable value in order to improve performance.
+		 */
+		ehci_writel(ehci, INTEL_QUARK_X1000_EHCI_MAX_THRESHOLD,
+			ehci->regs->intel_quark_x1000_insnreg01);
+	}
 	return 0;

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