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    SubjectRe: [patch 4/6] ps3: Disk Storage Driver
    On Fri, 15 Jun 2007, David Woodhouse wrote:
    > On Fri, 2007-06-15 at 13:39 +0200, Geert Uytterhoeven wrote:
    > > Add a Disk Storage Driver for the PS3:
    > > - Implemented as a block device driver with a dynamic major
    > > - Disk names (and partitions) are of the format ps3d%c(%u)
    > > - Uses software scatter-gather with a 64 KiB bounce buffer as the hypervisor
    > > doesn't support scatter-gather
    >
    > Any particular reason why this is done as a separate block device driver
    > rather than as SCSI?

    Because no new fake SCSI drivers are accepted anymore.

    With kind regards,

    Geert Uytterhoeven
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