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    SubjectRe: usb hdd problems with
    On Mon, 2008-10-27 at 11:25 -0400, Alan Stern wrote:
    > On Mon, 27 Oct 2008, Douglas Gilbert wrote:
    > > BTW a single disk in RAID 0 (seen on a HP E200 controller)
    > > has a shortened capacity value seen in the midlevel on the
    > > corresponding logical drive. That missing chunk is probably
    > > where the RAID controller puts its control information.
    > > Anyway, playing with the capacity value returned by READ
    > > CAPACITY certainly has a precedent.
    > usb-storage isn't in the business of altering the data it gets from a
    > device. It's just a transport. That's why the sdev->fix_capacity flag
    > exists; we tell the upper layer that the data it gets is going to be
    > wrong and let the upper layer worry about fixing things up.

    And you do this by setting US_FL_FIX_CAPACITY in unusual_devs.h


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