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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 2.6.19-rc6] sata_promise updates
    On Tue, 21 Nov 2006 16:17:18 -0500, Jeff Garzik wrote:
    >And...... is there any chance you could be talked into working on these
    >sata_promise to-dos:
    >
    >* conversion to new error handling system (grep for 'freeze', 'thaw',
    >'error_handler', replaces 'phy_reset' and 'eng_timeout')
    >
    >* support for ATAPI devices (just need to set up ATAPI commands via the
    >packet format described in the public docs)
    >
    >* support for command queueing
    >
    >Command queueing is the most involved task, the others should be
    >reasonably straightforward.

    I can try, but be warned that I have near-zero experience with ATA
    programming. I'll look into new_eh first, and then maybe ATAPI.
    NCQ most likely requires someone who understands ATA better than me.

    /Mikael
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