To: Matthew Jacob <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 02/20/2002 17:25:22
On Wed, Feb 20, 2002 at 04:07:02PM -0800, Matthew Jacob wrote:

 > Are there any objections to making the XS_SELTIMEOUT case the same as
 > XS_TIMEOUT? (i.e., if there retries, retry the command that failed instead
 > of just returning an EIO)?
 > There could be a number reasons that selection failed (temporarily)- and this
 > is just for SPI (regular old SCSI). For Fibre Channel, this could happen a
 > lot.

Seems fine to me ... but wouldn't XS_SELTIMEOUT be a good reason to
automatically config_detach() a device?

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>