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From: Tejun Heo <>
To: Jeff Garzik <>
Cc: Michael Tokarev <>,
	Linux-kernel <>
Subject: Re: Vendor field with USB, [SP]ATA etc-attached disks
Date: Wed, 13 Sep 2006 10:28:28 +0900	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

Jeff Garzik wrote:
> 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.

I meant by being solved "not printing emulated SCSI stuff including 
vendor ID while printing model ID fully and other ATA stuff".


      reply	other threads:[~2006-09-13  1:28 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
2006-09-13  1:28       ` Tejun Heo [this message]

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