Re: [RFC][PATCH] libata: enable SATA disk fua detection on default

From: Michael Tokarev
Date: Tue Jul 03 2012 - 16:11:35 EST

On 03.07.2012 13:04, Zheng Liu wrote:
> Hi Jeff,
> Sorry for bothering you. Could you please review this patch, or give me
> some feedbacks. If this patch can be applied, I can rebase it to the
> lastest version of mainline kernel. Thank you.
>> -int libata_fua = 0;
>> +int libata_fua = 1;

I guess it can be enabled after LOTS of testing of various drives out
there, which shows that no current drives have issues with FUA anymore,
and after building a black-list of devices which misbehave. It is quite
a big project, I think. But what it gives us in return?

(I've no idea if this is the right answer, speaking of myself only)


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