Re: [PATCH] move eject code from zd1211rw to usb-storage

From: Matthew Dharm
Date: Thu Dec 17 2009 - 13:22:33 EST

On Thu, Dec 17, 2009 at 02:02:41PM +0100, Oliver Neukum wrote:
> Am Mittwoch, 16. Dezember 2009 20:52:58 schrieb Matthew Dharm:
> > > > If this is the case, then the only reasonable answer to is to push the
> > > > modeswitch code for both into udev and out of the kernel. It will take
> > >
> > > you mean usb_modeswitch, not udev actually.
> >
> > That is correct; I had mis-typed. Tho, the actual implementation is udev
> > calling usb_modeswitch and/or eject.
> Can storage tell the devices apart so that it knows which ones to leave
> to the kernel solution and which devices to accept so that udev can
> issue an eject command?

Maybe. Depends on how identical the devices are. We would need to compare
descriptors between the two devices.


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