Subject: Re: changing SCSI device type?
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Matthew Jacob <email@example.com>
Date: 11/16/1999 07:34:22
Sounds gross, but okay, what the heck..scsiconf.c is probably the best for
quirks like this.
On Tue, 16 Nov 1999, Hubert Feyrer wrote:
> I'd like to tell a certain SCSI device - if probed - that in contrast to
> what it claims to it's not a 'cdrom removable', but rather a 'direct
> removable'. The device in question is a Panasonic DVD-RAM (LF-D100),
> currently probed as:
> cd1 at scsibus0 targ 4 lun 0: <MATSHITA, PD-2 LF-D100, A113> SCSI2 5/cdrom removable
> As cdrecord does not support this type of drive[*], this seems to be a
> working alternative, looking at the patch at
> How can I do this - from a quick glance at the SCSI quirks code, it
> doesn't seem to support a "change T_CDROM to T_DIRECT". How/where would
> one do this at best? Just insert an equivalend of the Linux code with two
> strncmp()s, and remap, somewhere in scsiconf.c?
> - Hubert
> [*] I talked to Joerg Schilling about this
> NetBSD - Better for your uptime than Viagra