Subject: Re: Heads up: new ahc driver committed
To: Frank van der Linden <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jason Thorpe <email@example.com>
Date: 04/20/2003 16:10:53
On Sunday, April 20, 2003, at 02:12 PM, Frank van der Linden wrote:
> Something like:
> * issue new req ADAPTER_REQ_GET_PARAMS to channel, which may
> contain things like "should we reset this channel or not",
> and perhaps other info
> * if reset is wanted, issue ADAPTER_REQ_BUS_RESET
> * wait SCSI_DELAY seconds.
> * start probing.
I've been thinking about this, yes. The GET_PARAMS request could also
e.g. specify the maximum sync rate for parallel-scsi busses that the
controller can handle, etc.
We also need more flexible "set transfer speed" so we can implement
domain validation for U160 and U320 controllers.
-- Jason R. Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>