Re: [PATCH v7] scsi: ufs: add ioctl interface for query request
From: Greg KH
Date: Wed Mar 09 2016 - 11:29:57 EST
On Wed, Mar 09, 2016 at 04:11:33PM +0200, Yaniv Gardi wrote:
> This patch exposes the ioctl interface for UFS driver via SCSI device
> ioctl interface. As of now UFS driver would provide the ioctl for query
> interface to connected UFS device.
> Reviewed-by: Subhash Jadavani <subhashj@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Signed-off-by: Dolev Raviv <draviv@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Signed-off-by: Gilad Broner <gbroner@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Signed-off-by: Yaniv Gardi <ygardi@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
What tool is going to use this ioctl? Why does userspcae want to do
something "special" with UFS devices? Shouldn't they just be treated
like any other normal block device?