Subject: Re: Dealing with bad blocks on fixed disks
To: Jonathan Stone <jonathan@DSG.Stanford.EDU>
From: Wojciech Puchar <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 04/16/2003 22:56:36
> the new ioctl interface for older drivers that use bad144?
> (Do we still _have_ any drivers that do bad144?  Massbus, maybe?)
> (The bad144 tool itself seems to be be around, e.g., in Mac OS X,

just apple forgot to remove it, because their programmers were scared if
removing it will get system unusable ;)