lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2003]   [Apr]   [22]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
    /
    SubjectRe: [PATCH] M68k IDE updates
    From
    Date
    On Llu, 2003-04-21 at 17:55, Geert Uytterhoeven wrote:
    > However, there's also a routine that involves more magic:
    > taskfile_lib_get_identify(). While trying to understand that one, I found more
    > commands that should call the (possible byteswapping) hwif->ata_input_id()
    > operations, like SMART commands. So first we need a clearer differentiation
    > between commands that transfer on-platter data, or other drive data.
    >
    > Any comments from the IDE experts?

    Only one, stop abusing the IDE layer and do your byte swapping via a loopback/md
    or similar piece of code.

    -
    To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
    the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
    More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
    Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

    \
     
     \ /
      Last update: 2005-03-22 13:34    [W:0.031 / U:34.544 seconds]
    ©2003-2016 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital OceanAdvertise on this site