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SubjectRe: TO HELL WITH IT THEN......(re: disk-destroyer.c)
On Fri, 21 Jul 2000, Manfred Spraul wrote:

> Andre, could you comment on this question?
> Someone might abuse an invalid command as a vendor specific extention.

Second thought, unless told how to use a "vendor specific extention"
the current interface the kernel will for force it to be wrong and
potentially damage if not kill.

On the full taskfile will allow access correctly if you know how to use
this "vendor specific extention" otherwise you are testing for bad mortor
rounds with a hammer. The bad fuse will get you.


Andre Hedrick
The Linux ATA/IDE guy

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