Subject: Re: parameterizing scsi disk I/O timeouts and retries
To: Matthew Jacob <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 05/22/2001 21:58:11
On Mon, May 21, 2001 at 01:14:57PM -0700, Matthew Jacob wrote:
> Would anyone have any objection to seeing SDRETRIES moved to opt_scsi.h
> and having an SD_IO_TIMEOUT parameter there as well? This is config options
> can change retry and expected I/O timeout counts (there are times, actually,
> when you want way shorter than the default 60 seconds).

Yes, please do ! 
And also please document it :)

Manuel Bouyer <>