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NAME

       ata_check_status_pio - Read device status reg & clear interrupt

SYNOPSIS

       u8 ata_check_status_pio  (struct ata_port * ap);

ARGUMENTS

       ap     port where the device is

DESCRIPTION

       Reads  ATA  taskfile  status register for currently-selected device and
       return its value. This also clears pending interrupts from this device

LOCKING

       Inherited from caller.

AUTHOR

       Jeff Garzik.