Bug 15563 - SCSI Generic timeout is NOOP
SCSI Generic timeout is NOOP
Status: NEW
Product: IO/Storage
Classification: Unclassified
Component: SCSI
All Linux
: P1 normal
Assigned To: linux-scsi@vger.kernel.org
Depends on:
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Reported: 2010-03-17 22:18 UTC by Mike Hayward
Modified: 2014-04-21 00:16 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Kernel Version: 2.6.18-2.6.32
Tree: Mainline
Regression: No


Description Mike Hayward 2010-03-17 22:18:11 UTC
When sg_io_hdr.timeout is set to say 20000 ms, READ_10 and WRITE_10 commands succeed after 30 or even 40 seconds without an error.  SCSI Generic HOWTO documents timeout as an actual limit to how long the command has to run.

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