Subject: Re: scsipi changes
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Erik E. Fair <email@example.com>
Date: 07/17/2001 12:18:05
At 9:58 -0700 7/17/01, Matthew Jacob wrote:
>The scanner application likely is designed to put up a message panel saying
>"'ere? Wot's this? Where did me scanner go?". The swapper application on the
>disk that has gone away will just panic the system.
Strictly speaking, there is nothing stopping us from fixing that
panic too: if you can't get at swap, the affected processes can be
suspended in wait on the swap area returning, and the console can
begin screaming, "please put the swap area back online!"