[sane-devel] Meaning of --enable-directio in configure and ENABLE_DIRECTIO?

abel deuring a.deuring@satzbau-gmbh.de
Fri, 28 Dec 2001 14:28:33 +0100

Henning Meier-Geinitz wrote:
> Hi,
> On Tue, Dec 25, 2001 at 03:19:32PM +0100, abel deuring wrote:
> > I already contacted Stef regarding this name confusion; I'd suggest to
> > replace --enable-directio with --enable-scsi-directio and
> > --enable-parport-directio . The "direct IO" seems to be meaningful for
> > the parport stuff too.
> That sounds even better. Maybe we can document both in README, even if
> the SCSI directio is Linux-only. I think it's easier to find in this
> file.

I just commited the changes to the CVS server -- only one detail
remains: I have no idea, what "direct IO" means in the context of the
parallel port, so someone else (Stef?) must write an explanation for
configure/configure.in and README or README.linux