Author: gjb
Date: Tue Sep 20 19:11:40 2016
New Revision: 306051

  Document r291716, camdd(8).
  Submitted by: ken
  Approved by:  re (implicit)
  Sponsored by: The FreeBSD Foundation


Modified: releng/11.0/release/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/relnotes/article.xml
--- releng/11.0/release/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/relnotes/article.xml        Tue Sep 
20 19:06:58 2016        (r306050)
+++ releng/11.0/release/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/relnotes/article.xml        Tue Sep 
20 19:11:40 2016        (r306051)
@@ -1647,6 +1647,24 @@
        <acronym>GELI</acronym>-backed <acronym>SSD</acronym> storage
+      <para revision="291716" contrib="sponsor"
+       sponsor="&spectralogic;">The &man.camdd.8; utility has been
+       added, which allows copying data sequentially to and from
+       <acronym>SCSI</acronym> devices, files, block devices and tape
+       drives.  If the source and/or destination is
+       a <acronym>SCSI</acronym> disk, &man.camdd.8; can use the
+       asynchronous &man.pass.4; interface to queue multiple I/Os for
+       improved speed.  (ATA passthrough support for &man.camdd.8; is
+       in development.)</para>
+      <para revision="291716" contrib="sponsor"
+       sponsor="&spectralogic;">The &man.pass.4;
+       <acronym>SCSI</acronym>/<acronym>ATA</acronym> passthrough
+       driver now has an asynchronous interface.  User applications
+       may queue many requests, get notification of completion via
+       &man.kqueue.2; and retrieve status later.  &man.camdd.8; is an
+       example application using the interface.</para>
       <para revision="295212" contrib="sponsor" sponsor="&ix;">Support
        for parsing libucl-based configuration files has been added to
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