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SubjectRe: [PATCH 2.6][TRIVIAL] Update ide.txt documentation to current ide.c
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On Iau, 2003-08-21 at 11:30, Maciej Soltysiak wrote:
> + "hdx=biostimings" : driver will NOT attempt to tune interface speed
> + (DMA/PIO) but always honour BIOS timings.
> +

Please don't document this option except maybe as "Selecting this on
most systems will destroy all your data"

> "hdx=slow" : insert a huge pause after each access to the data
> port. Should be used only as a last resort.

Should go - isnt supported any more

> + "hdx=flash" : allows for more than one ata_flash disk to be
> + registered. In most cases, only one device
> + will be present.

Fixed properly in 2.4, dunno about 2.6

> +
> + "idex=biostimings" : driver will NOT attempt to tune interface speed
> + (DMA/PIO) but always honour BIOS timings.

Replace with "generally randomizes your disk contents, do not ever use"

> + "ide=reverse" : formerly called to pci sub-system, but now local.
> +

Better if it said what it did ?


Rest looks ok

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