Re: 2.2.18 IDE tape problem, with ide-scsi

From: Alan Cox (
Date: Tue Feb 27 2001 - 17:21:58 EST

> Wish i knew, I'm praying that 2.2.19 hasn't/doesn't implement the ide patches like 2.4.x did. If so, and a major problem is found in
> 2.2.18, then I have to maintain another machine running 2.2.18 to restore tapes. Also means i'd have to stop using taper or dump,
> and stick to tar only, as both want to read the tape back in at some point.

2.2 isnt likely to ever see the IDE patches as standard.

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