lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2002]   [Sep]   [16]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
From
SubjectRe: [PATCH] Experimental IDE oops dumper v0.1
Date
> > to do for legacy free cases but the other bits like LBA48 and retuning
> > probably can be handled with some small chipset specific hooks
>
> Retuning not needed, LBA48 might be needed. Not sure about LBA48 in PIO
> mode, it might work even without chipset support - it's usually the
> LBA48+DMA combination that confuses the chips.

Well we know if it wont work pretty easily, but we need the dump code
LBA48 aware otherwise a dump on the end of the disk may end up dumping
on the wrong part if it wraps - again could be detected
-
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 13:28    [W:0.209 / U:1.936 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site