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    SubjectRe: [patch 3/6] ide: always kill the whole request on error
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    From: Bartlomiej Zolnierkiewicz <bzolnier@gmail.com>
    Date: Wed, 24 Jun 2009 02:49:32 +0200

    > On Wednesday 24 June 2009 01:19:04 David Miller wrote:
    >> From: Bartlomiej Zolnierkiewicz <bzolnier@gmail.com>
    >> Date: Tue, 23 Jun 2009 23:27:27 +0200
    >>
    >> > From: Bartlomiej Zolnierkiewicz <bzolnier@gmail.com>
    >> > Subject: [PATCH] ide: always kill the whole request on error
    >> >
    >> > * Use blk_rq_bytes() instead of obsolete ide_rq_bytes() in ide_kill_rq()
    >> > and ide_floppy_do_request() for failed requests.
    >> > [ bugfix part ]
    >> >
    >> > * Use blk_rq_bytes() instead of obsolete ide_rq_bytes() in ide_do_devset()
    >> > and ide_complete_drive_reset(). Then remove ide_rq_bytes().
    >> > [ cleanup part ]
    >> >
    >> > Signed-off-by: Bartlomiej Zolnierkiewicz <bzolnier@gmail.com>
    >> > ---
    >> > 'cleanup part' tested, limited testing with 'bugfix part'
    >> > (using simulated failures of disk fs requests)
    >>
    >> Considering this alongsize patch #2, it even more begs the
    >> question as to why special requests on floppy and tape were
    >> handled differently. And that 'error <= 0' test, strange.
    >
    > TBH I fail to see how it relates to changes present in _this_ patch
    > as no change in _this_ patch affects special tape/floppy requests..

    The previous patch is a prerequesite for this one. So we should
    discuss them as a whole. Because if we can't remove the "ide/floppy
    RQ error 0 instead of -EIO" bit, then we don't make these further
    consolidations either.


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