PM: Move disabling/enabling runtime PM to late suspend/early resume
authorRafael J. Wysocki <>
Sat, 22 Dec 2012 22:59:01 +0000 (23:59 +0100)
committerRafael J. Wysocki <>
Sat, 5 Jan 2013 23:35:55 +0000 (00:35 +0100)
Currently, the PM core disables runtime PM for all devices right
after executing subsystem/driver .suspend() callbacks for them
and re-enables it right before executing subsystem/driver .resume()
callbacks for them.  This may lead to problems when there are
two devices such that the .suspend() callback executed for one of
them depends on runtime PM working for the other.  In that case,
if runtime PM has already been disabled for the second device,
the first one's .suspend() won't work correctly (and analogously
for resume).

To make those issues go away, make the PM core disable runtime PM
for devices right before executing subsystem/driver .suspend_late()
callbacks for them and enable runtime PM for them right after
executing subsystem/driver .resume_early() callbacks for them.  This
way the potential conflitcs between .suspend_late()/.resume_early()
and their runtime PM counterparts are still prevented from happening,
but the subtle ordering issues related to disabling/enabling runtime
PM for devices during system suspend/resume are much easier to avoid.

Reported-and-tested-by: Jan-Matthias Braun <>
Signed-off-by: Rafael J. Wysocki <>
Reviewed-by: Ulf Hansson <>
Reviewed-by: Kevin Hilman <>
Cc: 3.4+ <>

index 4abe83e1045a4b38e85b05ebfeb3e8e62841a7f6..03591a750f99eea57fa63a5b610cf70793c716c6 100644 (file)
@@ -642,12 +642,13 @@ out the following operations:
   * During system suspend it calls pm_runtime_get_noresume() and
     pm_runtime_barrier() for every device right before executing the
     subsystem-level .suspend() callback for it.  In addition to that it calls
-    pm_runtime_disable() for every device right after executing the
-    subsystem-level .suspend() callback for it.
+    __pm_runtime_disable() with 'false' as the second argument for every device
+    right before executing the subsystem-level .suspend_late() callback for it.
   * During system resume it calls pm_runtime_enable() and pm_runtime_put_sync()
-    for every device right before and right after executing the subsystem-level
-    .resume() callback for it, respectively.
+    for every device right after executing the subsystem-level .resume_early()
+    callback and right after executing the subsystem-level .resume() callback
+    for it, respectively.
 7. Generic subsystem callbacks
index a3c1404c79338c3b7e82b7b71835971dc42ec358..2b7f77d3fcb0d518d2a1f4e041f29b61d6e4521b 100644 (file)
@@ -513,6 +513,8 @@ static int device_resume_early(struct device *dev, pm_message_t state)
+       pm_runtime_enable(dev);
        return error;
@@ -589,8 +591,6 @@ static int device_resume(struct device *dev, pm_message_t state, bool async)
        if (!dev->power.is_suspended)
                goto Unlock;
-       pm_runtime_enable(dev);
        if (dev->pm_domain) {
                info = "power domain ";
                callback = pm_op(&dev->pm_domain->ops, state);
@@ -930,6 +930,8 @@ static int device_suspend_late(struct device *dev, pm_message_t state)
        pm_callback_t callback = NULL;
        char *info = NULL;
+       __pm_runtime_disable(dev, false);
        if (dev->power.syscore)
                return 0;
@@ -1133,11 +1135,8 @@ static int __device_suspend(struct device *dev, pm_message_t state, bool async)
        if (error)
                async_error = error;
-       else if (dev->power.is_suspended)
-               __pm_runtime_disable(dev, false);
        return error;