Re: [patch 4/6] ps3: Disk Storage Driver

From: Jeff Garzik
Date: Fri Jun 15 2007 - 17:51:27 EST

David Miller wrote:
It's senseless to make people build new major/minor numbers for
all these new quirky storage drivers. People have to add support
for the new major number to installers and all kinds of other

FWIW that's why libata followed the path it did: faking SCSI required the least amount of code for the maximal amount of existing storage driver and platform installer support.

Well, that and the fact that ATAPI is really SCSI, but that's offtopic for this thread. :)


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