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    SubjectRe: Testing IDE-TCQ and Taskfile - doesn't work nicely:)

    You missed a point.

    Defaulting to off means stablity for the masses.
    Enduser enable is for testing to get it correct.
    Regardless, it was my $0.02 for the thread.


    Andre Hedrick
    LAD Storage Consulting Group

    On Sun, 29 Jun 2003, Jan-Benedict Glaw wrote:

    > On Sat, 2003-06-28 19:17:53 -0700, Andre Hedrick <>
    > wrote in message <>:
    > >
    > > The best rule is to default it off and let the end user enable regardless.
    > > Thus the default will NEVER encounter the issues seen now.
    > While I was the one who initially had the "trouble", I was thankful for
    > having a "Switch It On by Default" option. I don't exactly know what the
    > patch did to the IDE subsystem (personally I'm not really into IDE...),
    > but I'd unhide a problem (either my dumb drive/controller setup or a bug
    > in Linux' IDE code) and so - one more bug down (at least from my point
    > of view). That's a good thing, IMHO.
    > This *is* why I'm using 2.5.x - there's actually a chance to easily find
    > bugs with everybody's hardware:)
    > MfG, JBG
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