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SubjectRe: MD and rotational attribute
On Sun, 26 Feb 2012 19:18:12 -0500 "Martin K. Petersen"
<martin.petersen@oracle.com> wrote:

> >>>>> "Neil" == NeilBrown <neilb@suse.de> writes:
>
> Neil,
>
> Neil> (I would say that the name 'rotational' is a bug - the issues here
> Neil> is really whether seek is fast or slow is it not??... but no
> Neil> matter).
>
> Both the ATA and SCSI specs use the term 'rotational' which I guess is
> how we ended up with that name.
>
>
> Neil> What do you think Martin? Should QUEUE_FLAG_NONROT move to
> Neil> queue_limits much like QUEUE_FLAG_CLUSTER did?
>
> Absolutely. I posted some patches converting both the nonrot and
> discard/secure discard queue flags a while back but they didn't go
> in. I'll freshen up the kit and resend...
>

Thanks!

NeilBrown
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