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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] Add a 'wait-scan' command to /proc/scsi/scsi.
    Christoph Hellwig (hch@infradead.org) said: 
    > On Wed, Mar 25, 2009 at 03:00:46PM -0400, Bill Nottingham wrote:
    > > scsi_wait_scan.ko is a bad interface for a variety of reasons:
    > > - once you load it, it stays in memory doing nothing
    > > - if you need to call it again, you first need to check for the module
    > > and unload it first
    > > - waiting for scsi scans shouldn't require module loading privleges in
    > > any case
    > >
    > > This creates a simpler interface that doesn't require as much
    > > scaffolding in userspace.
    >
    > /proc/scsi/scsi is deprecated, plese don't add more features to it.

    Then where is a better place to put this, as scsi_wait_scan.ko is
    a ridiculous interface for userspace?

    Bill


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