Re: libata-dev queue, ATA passthru updated

From: Jeff Garzik
Date: Wed Jun 22 2005 - 15:43:06 EST

Brett Russ wrote:
Jeff Garzik wrote:

I have updated the 'chs-support' and 'passthru' branches of

to be current for the latest kernel.

Additionally, I have uploaded the contents of the 'passthru' branch as a patch, at

Wasn't T10 supposed to standardize passthru at the March meeting? Any idea when this can go mainstream?

Yes, T10 standardized things AFAIK.

However, there are outstanding reports that passthru causes device timeouts and other problems. Investigating those, and a final review of the patch are all that's needed before passthru can go upstream.


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