Subject: Re: /dev/atapibus?
To: Wojciech Puchar <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 07/16/2001 12:02:34
On Sun, Jul 15, 2001 at 10:18:53PM +0200, Wojciech Puchar wrote:
> > > why there is no such device - similar to /dev/scsibus?
> >
> > This would be a bit too restrictive, as an atapibus shares the bus with ATA
> > device. What we may need is a /dev/atabus.
> i just thinking about adding CDROM speed setting like "hdparm -E" in
> linux.
> should i add an IOCTL in "cd" driver and in "atactl"?

The best this would certainly be to add this to atactl, and change
the atapi drivers to support atactl ioctls as well.

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.