Re: [PATCH] sd: do not set changed flag on all unit attentionconditions
From: James Bottomley
Date: Tue Jul 17 2012 - 18:00:16 EST
On Tue, 2012-07-17 at 12:36 -0400, Christoph Hellwig wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 17, 2012 at 10:11:57AM +0100, James Bottomley wrote:
> > There's no such thing in the market today as a removable disk that's
> > resizeable. Removable disks are for things like backup cartridges and
> > ageing jazz drives. Worse: most removeable devices today are USB card
> > readers whose standards compliance varies from iffy to non existent.
> > Resizeable disks are currently the province of storage arrays.
> The virtual disks exported by aacraid are both marked removable and
> can be resized.
So what are properties of these things? ... or is this just an instance
of a RAID manufacturer hacking around a problem by adding a removable
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