ARM: dts: rockchip: Mark that the rk3288 timer might stop in suspend [Linux 4.9.188]

This Linux kernel change "ARM: dts: rockchip: Mark that the rk3288 timer might stop in suspend" is included in the Linux 4.9.188 release. This change is authored by Douglas Anderson <dianders [at]> on Tue May 21 16:49:33 2019 -0700. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 614e14d (patch) which is from upstream commit 8ef1ba3. The same Linux upstream change may have been applied to various maintained Linux releases and you can find all Linux releases containing changes from upstream 8ef1ba3.

ARM: dts: rockchip: Mark that the rk3288 timer might stop in suspend

[ Upstream commit 8ef1ba39a9fa53d2205e633bc9b21840a275908e ]

This is similar to commit e6186820a745 ("arm64: dts: rockchip: Arch
counter doesn't tick in system suspend").  Specifically on the rk3288
it can be seen that the timer stops ticking in suspend if we end up
running through the "osc_disable" path in rk3288_slp_mode_set().  In
that path the 24 MHz clock will turn off and the timer stops.

To test this, I ran this on a Chrome OS filesystem:
  before=$(date); \
  suspend_stress_test -c1 --suspend_min=30 --suspend_max=31; \
  echo ${before}; date

...and I found that unless I plug in a device that requests USB wakeup
to be active that the two calls to "date" would show that fewer than
30 seconds passed.

NOTE: deep suspend (where the 24 MHz clock gets disabled) isn't
supported yet on upstream Linux so this was tested on a downstream

Signed-off-by: Douglas Anderson <>
Signed-off-by: Heiko Stuebner <>
Signed-off-by: Sasha Levin <>

There is one line of Linux source code added/deleted in this change. Code changes to Linux kernel are as follows.

 arch/arm/boot/dts/rk3288.dtsi | 1 +
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+)

diff --git a/arch/arm/boot/dts/rk3288.dtsi b/arch/arm/boot/dts/rk3288.dtsi
index 17ec2e2..30f1384 100644
--- a/arch/arm/boot/dts/rk3288.dtsi
+++ b/arch/arm/boot/dts/rk3288.dtsi
@@ -210,6 +210,7 @@
                 <GIC_PPI 11 (GIC_CPU_MASK_SIMPLE(4) | IRQ_TYPE_LEVEL_HIGH)>,
                 <GIC_PPI 10 (GIC_CPU_MASK_SIMPLE(4) | IRQ_TYPE_LEVEL_HIGH)>;
        clock-frequency = <24000000>;
+       arm,no-tick-in-suspend;

    timer: timer@ff810000 {

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