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From: Jeff Garzik <>
To: Tejun Heo <>
Cc: Michael Tokarev <>,
	Linux-kernel <>
Subject: Re: Vendor field with USB, [SP]ATA etc-attached disks
Date: Tue, 12 Sep 2006 21:22:59 -0400	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

Tejun Heo wrote:
> For the time being, we'll have to live with boilerplate ATA vendor and 
> truncated vendor ID.  There are plans to make libata independent from 

Truncated model ID, I presume you mean.

> SCSI which should solve the problem but it will take quite some time.

Since ATA does not distinguish between vendor and model, you can't 
really solve the problem.  Two high volume disk vendors don't bother to 
put a vendor name in the model string at all.


  reply	other threads:[~2006-09-13  1:23 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2006-09-11 18:08 Michael Tokarev
2006-09-11 19:34 ` Jeff Garzik
2006-09-12 12:42   ` Tejun Heo
2006-09-13  1:22     ` Jeff Garzik [this message]
2006-09-13  1:28       ` Tejun Heo

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