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    SubjectRe: PATCH: IDE generic tweak
    Alan Cox wrote:
    > On Mer, 2004-10-13 at 16:49, Jeff Garzik wrote:
    >>nVidia for example specifically wanted it because future __SATA__
    >>hardware will appear at the legacy IDE addresses, and end users were
    >>requesting for similar reasons.
    > Guess we need a pair of options with similar names to specify who
    > grabs the generic devices. That should be fine because it never wants
    > to be automatic anyway

    Can two drivers declare __setup() with the same string, I wonder?

    Then you could do 'idegeneric=yes' and 'idegeneric=libata' or somesuch.


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