Re: [PATCH RESEND v7 2/2] mmc: card: Adding support for sanitize in eMMC 4.5

From: merez
Date: Thu Jul 19 2012 - 07:25:37 EST

On Wed, July 18, 2012 11:46 pm, Chris Ball wrote:
> Hi Yaniv,
> On Thu, Jun 28 2012, Yaniv Gardi wrote:
>> This feature delete the unmap memory region of the eMMC card,
>> by writing to a specific register in the EXT_CSD
>> unmap region is the memory region that were previously deleted
>> (by erase, trim or discard operation)
>> Signed-off-by: Yaniv Gardi <ygardi@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Did you reply to Chuanxiao's review comments yet? He said:
> "So to implement your scenario, how about only add
> mmc_blk_issue_sanitize_rq() for REQ_SANITIZE but not touch
> mmc_blk_issue_secdiscard_rq()? With your changes in
> mmc_blk_issue_secdiscard_rq(), eMMC4.5 device will be failed to operate
> secure trim/erase for REQ_SECURE request."
> at:
> Thanks,
> - Chris.
> --
> Chris Ball <cjb@xxxxxxxxxx> <>
> One Laptop Per Child

Secure trim and secure erase were removed from eMMC4.5. Please refer to
annex B at B.6 section in eMMC4.5 spec.
Therefore, failure upon trying to do secure trim/erase is the expected
behavior for eMMC4.5 devices.

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