Subject: kern/9987
To: None <>
From: Ignatios Souvatzis <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 04/28/2000 12:51:37
[PR complains that inserting a smartmedia adaptor causes wdc to hang for 
 a while]

Are you sure this is a problem?

If I recall right (can check tonight), the ATA* specifications explicitly
allow a timeout of that order for probing...

 * Progress (n.): The process through which Usenet has evolved from
   smart people in front of dumb terminals to dumb people in front of
   smart terminals.  -- (obscurity)