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SubjectRe: [PATCH 2.6][TRIVIAL] Update ide.txt documentation to current ide.c
On Mer, 2003-08-27 at 17:41, Maciej Soltysiak wrote:
> > > "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
> So drivers/ide/ide.c should be updated too.


> > > + "ide=reverse" : formerly called to pci sub-system, but now local.
> > > +
> >
> > Better if it said what it did ?
> drivers/ide/ide.c says only this.

It reverses the order that interfaces are detected (and thus assigned
ide*). Or it used to. The hotplug changes may actually mean it doesn't
do anything any more but that is easy to test.

ie if you had

ide0: AMD74xx
ide1: PDC202xx

you'd get

ide0: PDC202xx
ide1: AMD74xx

with =reverse

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