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Re: FYI (part II)

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Subject: Re: FYI (part II)
From: Thomas Bogendoerfer <tsbogend@alpha.franken.de>
Date: Fri, 19 Feb 1999 00:28:57 +0100
In-reply-to: <XFMail.990218203239.Harald.Koerfgen@home.ivm.de>; from Harald Koerfgen on Thu, Feb 18, 1999 at 08:32:39PM +0100
References: <XFMail.990218203239.Harald.Koerfgen@home.ivm.de>
On Thu, Feb 18, 1999 at 08:32:39PM +0100, Harald Koerfgen wrote:
> This SCSI driver still has rudimentary DMA support and will certainly fail
> under the following conditions:
> 
> o Start address not longword aligned
> o End address not longword aligned
> o Number oy bytes to be transferred not a multiple of four

shouldn't happen. You always get addresses from the page/buffer cache,
which are longword aligned and either page size or block size large.

Thomas.

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