[lkml]   [2004]   [Aug]   [9]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: PATCH: cdrecord: avoiding scsi device numbering for ide devices
On Mon, Aug 09 2004, Joerg Schilling wrote:
> >From: Paul Jakma <>
> >> Of course, ATAPI devices on Solaris are handled by the same
> >> target drivers as e.g. those on 50 pin cables.
> >Yes ATAPI is.
> >> The ATA driver is implemented the way one would expect it by acting
> >> as a SCSI HBA.
> >Yes, as does libata on Linux.
> Then I would love to see a demo that uses /dev/sg* with a ATAPI drive
> using DMA for all related sector sizes.

Use /dev/hdX or /dev/sdX or /dev/srX and SG_IO and it'll just work.
Wonderful, huh?

Jens Axboe

To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at

 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 14:05    [W:0.033 / U:28.532 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site