Any objections/comments on axing out old ATA stack?
lev at FreeBSD.org
Thu Mar 28 16:05:14 UTC 2013
You wrote 28 марта 2013 г., 18:09:53:
>> It'd be nice if we could slim down the CAM stack a bit first; it makes
>> embedding it on the smaller devices really freaking painful.
AR> /me never seen embedded devices with ATA/SATA and less than 64MB of RAM.
AR> (i386/i486 old machines does not count :) )
AR> I'm missing something?
Yes: USB UMASS. It uses CAM too, and useful for very small systems,
like 4MiB FLASH and 16MiB RAM (yes, whole system image, kernel and
all, should be packed to 4MiB).
Please note, Adrian speaks about CAM, not only CAM + ATA.
// Black Lion AKA Lev Serebryakov <lev at FreeBSD.org>
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