diff options
authorHans de Goede <hdegoede@redhat.com>2010-10-01 14:20:08 -0700
committerGreg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>2010-10-22 10:22:04 -0700
commit8e04d8056c1ea0e0aab730994b74756f0526cda8 (patch)
parent319feaabb6c7ccd90da6e3207563c265da7d21ae (diff)
scsi/sr: add no_read_disc_info scsi_device flag
Some USB devices emulate a usb-mass-storage attached (scsi) cdrom device, usually this fake cdrom contains the windows software for the device. While working on supporting Appotech ax3003 based photoframes, which do this I discovered that they will go of into lala land when ever they see a READ_DISC_INFO scsi command. Thus this patch adds a scsi_device flag (which can then be set by the usb-storage driver through an unsual-devs entry), to indicate this, and makes the sr driver honor this flag. I know this sucks, but as discussed on linux-scsi list there is no other way to make this device work properly. Looking at usb traces made under windows, windows never sends a READ_DISC_INFO during normal interactions with a usb cdrom device. So as this cdrom emulation thingie becomes more common we might see more of this problem. Signed-off-by: Hans de Goede <hdegoede@redhat.com> Cc: James Bottomley <James.Bottomley@HansenPartnership.com> Cc: Alan Stern <stern@rowland.harvard.edu> Cc: Matthew Dharm <mdharm-usb@one-eyed-alien.net> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
2 files changed, 8 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/drivers/scsi/sr.c b/drivers/scsi/sr.c
index ba9c3e0387c..b811dd0eb24 100644
--- a/drivers/scsi/sr.c
+++ b/drivers/scsi/sr.c
@@ -862,10 +862,16 @@ static void get_capabilities(struct scsi_cd *cd)
static int sr_packet(struct cdrom_device_info *cdi,
struct packet_command *cgc)
+ struct scsi_cd *cd = cdi->handle;
+ struct scsi_device *sdev = cd->device;
+ if (cgc->cmd[0] == GPCMD_READ_DISC_INFO && sdev->no_read_disc_info)
if (cgc->timeout <= 0)
cgc->timeout = IOCTL_TIMEOUT;
- sr_do_ioctl(cdi->handle, cgc);
+ sr_do_ioctl(cd, cgc);
return cgc->stat;
diff --git a/include/scsi/scsi_device.h b/include/scsi/scsi_device.h
index 50cb34ffef1..e8c2433ad8a 100644
--- a/include/scsi/scsi_device.h
+++ b/include/scsi/scsi_device.h
@@ -148,6 +148,7 @@ struct scsi_device {
unsigned retry_hwerror:1; /* Retry HARDWARE_ERROR */
unsigned last_sector_bug:1; /* do not use multisector accesses on
+ unsigned no_read_disc_info:1; /* Avoid READ_DISC_INFO cmds */
unsigned is_visible:1; /* is the device visible in sysfs */
DECLARE_BITMAP(supported_events, SDEV_EVT_MAXBITS); /* supported events */