Re: Flaw in the driver-model implementation of attributes

From: Alan Stern (
Date: Fri Jun 20 2003 - 09:22:21 EST

On Thu, 19 Jun 2003, Greg KH wrote:

> I think it's more of the matter that Mike is still changing the way the
> SCSI core works with the class and driver model. I suggest you take
> this to the linux-scsi list to hash out the way scsi should and does
> work in order to find the best solution for usb-storage, as I guess that
> it also would be the best solution for all other SCSI host drivers.


> > In the meantime, where should I register my class device for the
> > usb-storage driver?
> Why not hold off until the scsi people are finished with their changes?
> If after that, you _really_ need to be putting usb-storage only
> attributes in the sysfs tree somewhere, we can talk again.

Sounds reasonable. By the way, do you plan to create a
/sys/class/usb_host/ class for the OHCI and ECHI drivers?

Alan Stern

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