Subject: Re: have scsibus sleep only one time
To: David Laight <>
From: Bill Studenmund <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 03/11/2003 16:36:40
On Wed, 12 Mar 2003, David Laight wrote:

> > 1) this wreaks havoc with scsibusses with multiple initiators on the bus
> > (vulgo: HA clusters).
> Yep - HA cluster definitely do not like, at all, one, bit, not at all,
> having the other initiator reset the scisi bus.  Someone I know spent
> several weeks in NZ (from the UK) because of it.

I agree that resetting the busses can cause a mess.

I think we need a way to tell the SCSI code to not reset the bus. I think
it needs to be an option since there are valid times to need it. :-)

Take care,