lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2002]   [Sep]   [4]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
SubjectRe: writing OOPS/panic info to nvram?
From
Date
On Thu, 2002-09-05 at 00:34, Paul Mackerras wrote:
> IDE was relatively straightforward since you can do basic block I/O
> with just the ATA-1 or ATA-2 registers and command set and PIO. In
> contrast, I believe SCSI defeated him. :)

You have to reset and retune the interface/controller registers as well,
otherwise bad things can happen. Rusty will be happy to know that next
generation SATA drops the PIO interface for a demented PIO via DMA setup
8)

-
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:0.160 / U:1.020 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site