cvs commit: src/sys/cam/scsi scsi_cd.c scsi_da.c src/sys/geom geom_disk.c geom_disk.h geom_subr.c

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at
Fri Nov 18 10:19:45 GMT 2005

In message <437D94EA.90909 at>, Scott Long writes:
>Lukas Ertl wrote:

>What does this mean for other drivers?  RAID arrays can come and go
>at runtime, either due to drive failure or due to actions by the user
>via a management app.  I don't recall ever seeing a problem like this
>with the aac driver and creating/destroying arrays in a loop at runtime.

Most drivers seem to detach their internal state from the struct
disk, and therefore they don't need this.

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