Subject: Re: Trouble with PCI, VGA, 32Mbyte
To: Charles M. Hannum <email@example.com>
From: Peter Dufault <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 06/10/1995 18:41:51
Charles M. Hannum writes:
> > While I'm thinking of it, does the FreeBSD scsi utility, or any other
> > SCSI utility, offer the ability to reformat drives with 1KB sectors?
> I don't have the spec right here. I think it amounts to (with the
> FreeBSD utility)
> scsi -f /dev/rsd0.ctl -e 3 -P 3 # Manually edit the format
> # device page to set sector size.
> scsi -f /dev/rsd0.ctl -c "4 0 0 0 0 0" # Format.
> "-P 3" select parameter set 3, the permanent ones.
> Careful readers will note that this interface really *sucks*, and it's
> very easy to do something completely different than you intended.
Bless you Charles. I shall be careful not to post to the NetBSD
Peter Dufault Real Time Machine Control and Simulation
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