Re: [BISECTED][REGRESSION] Hang while booting EeePC 900

From: Tejun Heo
Date: Thu Apr 05 2018 - 10:42:13 EST


On Thu, Apr 05, 2018 at 09:14:15AM +0100, Sitsofe Wheeler wrote:
> Just out of interest, does the fact that an abort occurs mean that the
> hardware is somehow broken or badly behaved?

Not really. For example, ATAPI devices depend on exception handling
to fetch sense data as a part of normal operation which is handled by
libata exception handler which is invoked by aborting the original
command. So, exception handling can often be a part of normal