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NAME

       blk_queue_max_hw_segments  - set max hw segments for a request for this
       queue

SYNOPSIS

       void blk_queue_max_hw_segments  (request_queue_t * q,
                                         unsigned short max_segments);

ARGUMENTS

       q      the request queue for the device

       max_segments
              max number of segments

DESCRIPTION

       Enables  a  low  level driver to set an upper limit on the number of hw
       data segments in a  request.  This  would  be  the  largest  number  of
       address/length  pairs the host adapter can actually give as once to the
       device.