Subject: Re: retrying SCSI commands
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List: tech-kern
Date: 12/01/2001 04:08:00
| While working on ATAPI tape support I've been annoyed by
| the device reporting sense/ASC/ASQ "not ready, logical unit in
| process of becoming ready".
| I commited code to the tape interpret_sense routine to retry this command:

| Does someone think this can cause problems ?

Some borken devices return this value forever, so you may want to
put in a timeout of 5 min or so.