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Hardware Notification of a Disconnected SCSI Device

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000035255D
Original Publication Date: 1989-Jun-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-28

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Movall, PE Simonson, DL [+details]

Abstract

A hardware method is provided by which an adapter card can notify host system device driver code when a device disconnects from a Small Computer System Interface (SCSI) bus and the bus becomes free to be used for other devices.