Re: SCSI disk
You could investigate the scsitools package, which has the scsiinfo command for examining and changing scsi drive settings, but I don't know if it's working correctly. I'm trying to use it to modify the sector byte size on a 2gb IBM scsi disk, and it keeps giving me a "failed to update page xxx" (can't remember exactly, as I'm not near the box right now).
Anybody had any luck with this command? I can't use the scsi-config command, as I'm running (semi) headless with no X Server, so it's command line all the way.....
>>From my dmesg output:
>53c700: Version 2.6 By James.Bottomley@HansenPartnership.com
>scsi0: 53c710 rev 2
>scsi0 : LASI SCSI 53c700
>scsi0: (6:0) Synchronous at offset 8, period 100ns
> Vendor: HP Model: C3324A Rev: HP07
> Type: Direct-Access ANSI SCSI revision: 02
>Attached scsi disk sda at scsi0, channel 0, id 6, lun 0
>scsi0: (6:0) Enabling Tag Command Queuing
>SCSI device sda: 2051460 512-byte hdwr sectors (1050 MB)
> sda: sda1 sda2 sda3
>The disk is writing synchronously. How can I change that to async?
>With IDE drives I have hdpam, but with SCSI?
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- Re: SCSI disk
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- Re: SCSI disk
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