Subject: Re: ATA/ATAPI kernel redesign
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Thor Lancelot Simon <email@example.com>
Date: 02/25/2002 15:36:13
On Mon, Feb 25, 2002 at 12:21:34PM -0800, Bill Studenmund wrote:
> On Mon, 25 Feb 2002, Thor Lancelot Simon wrote:
> > On Mon, Feb 25, 2002 at 07:56:26PM +0000, David Laight wrote:
> > >
> > > IIRC a big problem is detecting slave only configurations.
> > These are illegal according to the specification. Who gives a damn
> > if they work or not?
> All the people who have them? Regardless of their legality, they happen.
> And they happen in cases where we can't do much about it.
Nonsense. All it ever takes to avoid this situation is *one jumper*,
and usually not even that.