> Hmm, why do we need to add new layers and loss of functionality > to the ATAPI devices ?
Many many many people would like to be able to use cdrecord to burn data to cd's so that all the front-ends to cdrecord will work. It's much nicer than memorizing mkisofs commandline switches :-) What functionality is lost by this ability? > > > So here's my vote for a quick commit. > > > > No. See below. There are still problems with it. > > I'll quit the ATA/ATAPI development/maintenance if this goes in quickly. > There are alot of issues here that needs solutions. It will need a > *serious* maintainer that handles all aspects of it, especially > dealing with error reports for one thing, technically it needs > to be brought to a state where it works on alot more HW that seems > to be the case for now, and the integration into the ATA driver > should be dealt with a bit differently. > If it has so many problems... why not just clean it up? Just curious... Ken To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with "unsubscribe freebsd-current" in the body of the message