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    SubjectRe: IDE ioctl documentation & a new ioctl
    Edward Falk wrote:
    > And while I'm on the subject, we're getting ready to write a new hdio
    > ioctl, an extension of HDIO_DRIVE_CMD. The intent here is to be
    > slightly more general-purpose than HDIO_DRIVE_CMD, with an eye to
    > supporting the full set of SMART functionality. Current plan is to have
    > the user pass a struct containing a pointer to the argument list, a
    > pointer to the data buffer, and a data buffer length value. Consider
    > this a design document; any comments and/or feature requests?

    HDIO_DRIVE_TASK and flagged taskfiles should cover everything you need.


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