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SubjectRe: [PATCH] Format Unit can take many hours
On Tue, May 11 2004, Kurt Garloff wrote:
> Hi,
>
> the timeout for FORMAT_UNIT should be much longer; I've seen 8hrs
> already (75Gig). I've increased the timeout from 2hrs to 12hrs.
>
> Regards,
> --
> Kurt Garloff <garloff@suse.de> Cologne, DE
> SUSE LINUX AG, Nuernberg, DE SUSE Labs (Head)

> --- linux-2.6.5.orig/drivers/scsi/scsi_ioctl.c 2004-04-04 05:38:20.000000000 +0200
> +++ linux-2.6.5/drivers/scsi/scsi_ioctl.c 2004-05-11 08:59:12.837421215 +0200
> @@ -26,12 +26,12 @@
> #include "scsi_logging.h"
>
> #define NORMAL_RETRIES 5
> -#define IOCTL_NORMAL_TIMEOUT (10 * HZ)
> -#define FORMAT_UNIT_TIMEOUT (2 * 60 * 60 * HZ)
> +#define IOCTL_NORMAL_TIMEOUT (10 * HZ)
> +#define FORMAT_UNIT_TIMEOUT (12 * 60 * 60 * HZ)
> #define START_STOP_TIMEOUT (60 * HZ)
> #define MOVE_MEDIUM_TIMEOUT (5 * 60 * HZ)
> #define READ_ELEMENT_STATUS_TIMEOUT (5 * 60 * HZ)
> -#define READ_DEFECT_DATA_TIMEOUT (60 * HZ ) /* ZIP-250 on parallel port takes as long! */
> +#define READ_DEFECT_DATA_TIMEOUT (60 * HZ) /* ZIP-250 on parallel port takes as long! */
>
> #define MAX_BUF PAGE_SIZE

block/scsi_ioctl.c should likely receive similar treatment then.

--
Jens Axboe

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