Subject: Re: OpenBSD's mpi(4)
To: Matt Thomas <>
From: Quentin Garnier <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 08/10/2006 09:50:08
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On Thu, Aug 10, 2006 at 12:20:34AM -0700, Matt Thomas wrote:
> On Aug 10, 2006, at 12:04 AM, Quentin Garnier wrote:
> >On Wed, Aug 09, 2006 at 09:59:10PM -0700, Jason Thorpe wrote:
> >>
> >>On Aug 9, 2006, at 4:31 PM, Quentin Garnier wrote:
> >>
> >>>I have no idea, but my intent certainly isn't to replace mpt(4).
> >>
> >>Well, we shouldn't have TWO drivers for the same chip family...
> >
> >Which one do we kill?  siop or esiop?  de or tlp?  My cvs rm is =20
> >ready...
> siop and esiop support different devices.
> tlp doesn't support everything de does.

I was just being facecious.  My point is that unless someone tests
mpi(4) with devices currently supported by mpt(4), we won't know if it
is as suitable as mpt(4) is.  I didn't say I was about to commit it...
Right now I'm making the option available.

Quentin Garnier - -
"When I find the controls, I'll go where I like, I'll know where I want
to be, but maybe for now I'll stay right here on a silent sea."
KT Tunstall, Silent Sea, Eye to the Telescope, 2004.

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