Subject: Re: Artec VOM-12E48X has no vendor id
To: Charles M. Hannum <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 07/20/2004 17:09:04
On Mon, Jul 19, 2004 at 07:44:58AM +0100, David Laight wrote:
> > These are results of two different commands.  One is the ATA/ATAPI IDENTIFY 
> > PACKET DEVICE, and the other is the SCSI INQUIRY.  ATAPI devices typically 
> > support both.  (I forget whether that's required.)
> Look at the format of the response buffer - I think you'll find that
> they are basically the same.

No, the ATAPI "IDENTIFY PACKET" command is the same as the ATA "IDENTIFY".
The SCSI INQUIRY has a completely different format.

Manuel Bouyer <>
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