[lkml]   [2001]   [Jul]   [15]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: [PATCH] 64 bit scsi read/write
On Sun, Jul 15, 2001 at 08:06:39AM -0700, Jonathan Lundell wrote:

At first glance, by the way, the only write barrier I see in the
SCSI command set is the synchronize-cache command, which completes
only after all the drive's dirty buffers are written out. Of
course, without write caching, it's not an issue.

Is the spec you have distributable? I believe some of the early drafts
were, but the final spec isn't.

I'd really like to check it out myself, I alwasy assumed SCSI had the
smarts for write-barriers and force-unit-access but I guess I was

Anyhow, I'd like to see the spec for myself if it is something I can
get hold of.

To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at

 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 12:57    [W:0.100 / U:0.304 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site