Subject: Re: Off topic... help wanted anyway (scsi formatting)
To: Peter Galbavy <>
From: John F. Woods <>
List: current-users
Date: 11/14/1995 21:23:21
> This is really off topic, but a better bunch of hackers I could
> not expect to find anywhere. I badly need a good, extensice SCSI
> formatter to give some year old 9Gb drives a good kicking. They
> are giving me bad blocks after a format, and I suspect I wiped the
> grown defect list.

I'd like to hear of a good SCSI exerciser under UNIX; I've been using
a Mac Powerbook (!) as my SCSI test station...  (the APS formatter has
a really good exerciser, though.)