Subject: Re: MI SCSI driver and sync transfer for SCSI1 drives
To: Izumi Tsutsui <email@example.com>
From: Jason R Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 11/18/2001 09:22:47
On Sun, Nov 18, 2001 at 07:14:18PM +0900, Izumi Tsutsui wrote:
> Is it OK to remove periph_cap check for sync transfer
> in scsipi_async_event_xfer_mode()?
> Or is it better to add a new quirk value like PQUIRK_SYNC
> for SCSI1 drives in scsiconf.c?
Definitely a quirk -- the whole point of the periph_cap check is
to avoid even asking a device to do something it can't do (which
is "fatal" on many pre-SCSI2 devices).
-- Jason R. Thorpe <email@example.com>