Re: [PATCH revised] firewire: sbp2: add workarounds for 2nd and 3rd generation iPods

From: Jarod Wilson
Date: Wed Jan 28 2009 - 22:21:18 EST

On Wednesday 28 January 2009 18:11:59 Stefan Richter wrote:
> According to
> - 3rd generation iPods need the "fix capacity" workaround after all
> (apparently they crash after the last sector was accessed),
> - 2nd generation iPods need the "128 kB maximum request size"
> workaround.
> Alas both iPod generations feature the same model ID in the config ROM,
> hence we can only define a shared quirks list entry for them. Luckily
> the fix capacity workaround did not show a negative effect in Jarod's
> tests with 2nd gen. iPod.
> A side note: Apple computers in target mode (or at least an x86 Mac
> mini) don't have firmware_version and model_id, hence none of the iPod
> quirks list entries is active for them.
> Tested-by: Jarod Wilson <jarod@xxxxxxxxxx>
> Signed-off-by: Stefan Richter <stefanr@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

Looks golden to me, and I've wedged this into the latest Fedora rawhide
kernels. Go 'head and add this too:

Acked-by: Jarod Wilson <jarod@xxxxxxxxxx>

Thanks much!

Jarod Wilson

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