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SubjectRe: [RESEND] [PATCH 2/2] ipaq.c timing parameters
On Mon, 19 Jun 2006 10:46:19 +0200
Frank Gevaerts <> wrote:

> Adds configurable waiting periods to the ipaq connection code. These are
> not needed when the pocketpc device is running normally when plugged in,
> but they need extra delays if they are physically connected while
> rebooting.
> There are two parameters :
> * initial_wait : this is the delay before the driver attemts to start the
> connection. This is needed because the pocktpc device takes much
> longer to boot if the driver starts sending control packets too soon.
> * connect_retries : this is the number of times the control urb is
> retried before finally giving up. The patch also adds a 1 second delay
> between retries.
> I'm not sure if the cases where this patch is useful are general enough
> to include this in the kernel.
> ..
> +module_param(connect_retries, int, S_IRUGO|S_IWUSR);
> +MODULE_PARM_DESC(connect_retries, "Maximum number of connect retries (100ms each)");

1000ms, methinks.
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