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    SubjectRe: 2.6.16-rc4: known regressions
    On Wed, Feb 22, 2006 at 11:18:22AM -0500, David Zeuthen wrote:
    > For just one example of API breaking see
    > This breaks stuff for end users in a stable distribution. Not good.

    That's not an API breakage. The API is left untouched, the driver
    now just reports the attached device as what it is. If HAL wasn't
    a piece of cargo-cult programming crap you'd see in the relevant
    standards what scsi device types exist, or even better stop relying
    on such low-level knowledge. It's a disk if sd_mod attaches to it
    is a much better rule than relying on lowlevel SAM details.

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