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 16:04:47 GMT 2005

In message <437DFA34.8040308 at>, Scott Long writes:
>Poul-Henning Kamp wrote:

>Ok.  John's fix seems hackish (no offense John).  I'll likely look at
>this in the coming months.

Actually it isn't.

It gives the driver a way to say "this disk is gone" as early as
possible, thus preventing the situation from becoming more complex
and thus reducing the cleanup work a bit.

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