ATAPI ILI EOM errors not defined by MMC-2

Jeff_A_Reid at notes.seagate.com Jeff_A_Reid at notes.seagate.com
Thu May 20 10:54:53 PDT 1999


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>Personally, I think no C/DVD device uses ILI, EOM bits. C/DVD device uses
>CHK bit. So I think it is OK that ATA/ATAPI-x defines "ILI, EOM are
>obsolete/reserved for ATAPI protocol".

Both EOM and/or ILI could be or are used by ATAPI tape drives.
Both are redundant since Request Sense data covers these conditions.



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