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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 14/17] scsi: replace custom rq mapping with blk_rq_map_kern_sgl()
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    On Wed, 01 Apr 2009 20:00:44 +0300
    Boaz Harrosh <bharrosh@panasas.com> wrote:

    > On 04/01/2009 04:44 PM, Tejun Heo wrote:
    > > Impact: hack removal
    > >
    > > SCSI needs to map sgl into rq for kernel PC requests; however, block
    > > API didn't have such feature so it used its own rq mapping function
    > > which hooked into block/bio internals and is generally considered an
    > > ugly hack. The private function may also produce requests which are
    > > bigger than queue per-rq limits.
    > >
    > > Block blk_rq_map_kern_sgl(). Kill the private implementation and use
    > > it.
    > >
    > > Signed-off-by: Tejun Heo <tj@kernel.org>
    >
    > James, TOMO
    >
    > what happened to Tomo's patches that removes all this after fixing up
    > all users (sg.c)?
    >
    > I thought that was agreed and done? What is left to do for that to go
    > in.

    I've converted all the users (sg, st, osst). Nothing is left. So we
    don't need this.


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