Subject: Re: eject program
To: None <tech-kern@NetBSD.ORG>
From: der Mouse <mouse@Collatz.McRCIM.McGill.EDU>
Date: 10/12/1995 07:40:32
>>> CDROM's, MO and floppies using the same program?
>> Don't forget those nice DAT-tape-drives, please :-)
> Be careful... for most of those stuff, if its SCSI based, it will be
> no special ioctl, but a raw SCSI command, usually offline or similar,
Huh? I thought all tape drivers were supposed to take MTIOCTOP with
mt_op==MTOFFL for this operation. Certainly as an application author
that's what I've come to expect.
Or is this yet another departure from traditional behavior for the sake
of being a departure from traditional behavior? (Yes, I'm still a bit
peeved over those....)