Subject: Re: ncr53cxxx driver design issues
To: None <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 04/20/2000 07:56:23
On Thu, Apr 20, 2000 at 12:17:03AM -0700, Jonathan Stone wrote:

 > >For the record, I think this discussion should continue on its own, because
 > >it will be a while before this is all fully worked out.  Manuel should
 > >go ahead and make the new SIOP driver work using hacks that I suggested.
 > "siop" strikes me as a bad name. It's too generic: lots of other
 > vendors could describe their hardware with the same name. Or even
 > other NCR chips.

Well, "siop" is in fact the correct name for the particular family of
NCR/Symbios chips we're talking about.  I don't know of any other chips
in the NCR/Symbios family that are called "SCSI I/O Processors".

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>