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From: Alan Cox <alan@lxorguk.ukuu.org.uk>
To: Jan Engelhardt <jengelh@computergmbh.de>
Cc: Bartlomiej Zolnierkiewicz <bzolnier@gmail.com>,
	Borislav Petkov <petkovbb@googlemail.com>,
	linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org, linux-ide@vger.kernel.org,
	Borislav Petkov <petkovbb@gmail.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 0/4] ide: generic packet command representation
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2008 14:24:01 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20080215142401.2857852d@core> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <Pine.LNX.4.64.0802151503580.30301@fbirervta.pbzchgretzou.qr>

> So, why is ide-scsi still in the tree? Is there some use case besides
> cdrecord? (Which can use /dev/hda already without the ide-scsi blob...)

With old IDE only ide-scsi can handle some of the more obscurely weird
devices, and some tape drives fail with ide-tape but work with  ide-scsi
+ osst/st.

Alan

      reply	other threads:[~2008-02-15 14:32 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 11+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2008-02-11  8:34 Borislav Petkov
2008-02-11  8:34 ` [PATCH 1/4] ide: add generic packet command representation ide_atapi_pc Borislav Petkov
2008-02-11  8:34 ` [PATCH 2/4] ide-floppy: convert driver to using generic ide_atapi_pc Borislav Petkov
2008-02-11  8:34 ` [PATCH 3/4] ide-tape: " Borislav Petkov
2008-02-11  8:34 ` [PATCH 4/4] ide-scsi: " Borislav Petkov
2008-02-12  0:09 ` [PATCH 0/4] ide: generic packet command representation Bartlomiej Zolnierkiewicz
2008-02-12  5:59   ` Borislav Petkov
     [not found]     ` <200802121328.48515.bzolnier@gmail.com>
2008-02-12 15:25       ` [PATCH] ide-scsi: do non-atomic pc->flags testing Borislav Petkov
2008-02-12 20:17         ` Bartlomiej Zolnierkiewicz
2008-02-15 14:04   ` [PATCH 0/4] ide: generic packet command representation Jan Engelhardt
2008-02-15 14:24     ` Alan Cox [this message]

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