Re: I made a patch and would like feedback/testers (drivers/cdrom/aztcd.c)

From: Daniel Marjamäki
Date: Mon Nov 21 2005 - 03:09:17 EST

Bodo Eggert wrote:
Daniel Marjamäki <daniel.marjamaki@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

- aztTimeOutCount = 0;
+ aztTimeOut = jiffies + 2;

Different timeout based on HZ seems wrong.

Yes, but..

If I'd say "HZ/100", then all systems that uses my driver must have HZ>=200.

The way I do it:
All systems will give me a delay for at least a few ms.
I get the shortest timeout possible on each computer.

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