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SubjectRe: Detection of Advanced Format drives
>>>>> "Alan" == Alan Cox <> writes:

>> Is there any way to detect the Advanced Format hard drives with 4K
>> sector size? I understand that above kernel v. 2.6.31 it is
>> supported. But is it possible detect automatically if the drive is
>> an AF drive and how?

Alan> It's in the drive identify data (see the ATA 8 specification
Alan> documents)


Martin K. Petersen Oracle Linux Engineering

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