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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] cdda reading
    On Mon, Oct 11 1999, Vladimir Chernyshov wrote:
    > Hi
    > In recent version of generic CDROM driver the number of blocks
    > requestable with CDROMREADAUDIO ioctl has been limited to 8. Why?
    > This breaks for example nice cdda2wav program, which used to
    > request 75 blocks (1 sec of audio) at once.
    > Here is a patch for it... I am not sure to what number of block
    > we should limit the request size, so I have put 300 (4 seconds).
    > Should we limit it at all?

    Thanks, I must have missed that cdda2wav did something like
    that. I'll add the patch.

    * Jens Axboe <>
    * Linux CD-ROM Maintainer

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