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-rw-r--r--Documentation/ide/ide.txt2
-rw-r--r--Documentation/kernel-parameters.txt7
-rw-r--r--drivers/ide/ide-disk.c8
-rw-r--r--drivers/ide/ide.c10
-rw-r--r--include/linux/ide.h2
5 files changed, 23 insertions, 6 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/ide/ide.txt b/Documentation/ide/ide.txt
index 0c78f4b..e77bebf 100644
--- a/Documentation/ide/ide.txt
+++ b/Documentation/ide/ide.txt
@@ -216,6 +216,8 @@ Other kernel parameters for ide_core are:
* "noflush=[interface_number.device_number]" to disable flush requests
+* "nohpa=[interface_number.device_number]" to disable Host Protected Area
+
* "noprobe=[interface_number.device_number]" to skip probing
* "nowerr=[interface_number.device_number]" to ignore the WRERR_STAT bit
diff --git a/Documentation/kernel-parameters.txt b/Documentation/kernel-parameters.txt
index a19f021..e58c91c 100644
--- a/Documentation/kernel-parameters.txt
+++ b/Documentation/kernel-parameters.txt
@@ -835,11 +835,8 @@ and is between 256 and 4096 characters. It is defined in the file
ide-core.nodma= [HW] (E)IDE subsystem
Format: =0.0 to prevent dma on hda, =0.1 hdb =1.0 hdc
- .vlb_clock .pci_clock .noflush .noprobe .nowerr .cdrom
- .chs .ignore_cable are additional options
- See Documentation/ide/ide.txt.
-
- idebus= [HW] (E)IDE subsystem - VLB/PCI bus speed
+ .vlb_clock .pci_clock .noflush .nohpa .noprobe .nowerr
+ .cdrom .chs .ignore_cable are additional options
See Documentation/ide/ide.txt.
ide-pci-generic.all-generic-ide [HW] (E)IDE subsystem
diff --git a/drivers/ide/ide-disk.c b/drivers/ide/ide-disk.c
index 61a6d35..3d92c9d 100644
--- a/drivers/ide/ide-disk.c
+++ b/drivers/ide/ide-disk.c
@@ -350,6 +350,9 @@ static void idedisk_check_hpa(ide_drive_t *drive)
capacity, sectors_to_MB(capacity),
set_max, sectors_to_MB(set_max));
+ if ((drive->dev_flags & IDE_DFLAG_NOHPA) == 0)
+ return;
+
set_max = ide_disk_hpa_set_capacity(drive, set_max, lba48);
if (set_max)
printk(KERN_INFO "%s: Host Protected Area disabled.\n",
@@ -430,8 +433,11 @@ static u64 ide_disk_set_capacity(ide_drive_t *drive, u64 capacity)
goto out;
set = ide_disk_hpa_set_capacity(drive, set, lba48);
- if (set)
+ if (set) {
+ /* needed for ->resume to disable HPA */
+ drive->dev_flags |= IDE_DFLAG_NOHPA;
return set;
+ }
out:
return drive->capacity64;
}
diff --git a/drivers/ide/ide.c b/drivers/ide/ide.c
index 92c9b90..16d0569 100644
--- a/drivers/ide/ide.c
+++ b/drivers/ide/ide.c
@@ -211,6 +211,11 @@ static unsigned int ide_noflush;
module_param_call(noflush, ide_set_dev_param_mask, NULL, &ide_noflush, 0);
MODULE_PARM_DESC(noflush, "disable flush requests for a device");
+static unsigned int ide_nohpa;
+
+module_param_call(nohpa, ide_set_dev_param_mask, NULL, &ide_nohpa, 0);
+MODULE_PARM_DESC(nohpa, "disable Host Protected Area for a device");
+
static unsigned int ide_noprobe;
module_param_call(noprobe, ide_set_dev_param_mask, NULL, &ide_noprobe, 0);
@@ -281,6 +286,11 @@ static void ide_dev_apply_params(ide_drive_t *drive, u8 unit)
drive->name);
drive->dev_flags |= IDE_DFLAG_NOFLUSH;
}
+ if (ide_nohpa & (1 << i)) {
+ printk(KERN_INFO "ide: disabling Host Protected Area for %s\n",
+ drive->name);
+ drive->dev_flags |= IDE_DFLAG_NOHPA;
+ }
if (ide_noprobe & (1 << i)) {
printk(KERN_INFO "ide: skipping probe for %s\n", drive->name);
drive->dev_flags |= IDE_DFLAG_NOPROBE;
diff --git a/include/linux/ide.h b/include/linux/ide.h
index e96ace1..45dce3b 100644
--- a/include/linux/ide.h
+++ b/include/linux/ide.h
@@ -475,6 +475,8 @@ enum {
IDE_DFLAG_NICE1 = (1 << 5),
/* device is physically present */
IDE_DFLAG_PRESENT = (1 << 6),
+ /* disable Host Protected Area */
+ IDE_DFLAG_NOHPA = (1 << 7),
/* id read from device (synthetic if not set) */
IDE_DFLAG_ID_READ = (1 << 8),
IDE_DFLAG_NOPROBE = (1 << 9),

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