Subject: Re: wedges and DEV_BSIZE (Was Re: removing VOPs)
To: None <tech-kern@NetBSD.org, firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Izumi Tsutsui <email@example.com>
Date: 10/11/2005 02:44:23
In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> > all of the devices that I know of with such restrictions on writing have
> > a sector size of 512 bytes or larger, so this isn't an issue in practice.
> Well, some older pc98 uses 256bytes/sector.
> Of course, currently pc98 isn't supported by NetBSD, though...
hp300 has 256bytes/sector SCSI FDD:
sd0 at scsibus0 target 0 lun 0: <TEAC, FC-1 HF 07, RV A> disk removable
sd0: 1280 KB, 80 cyl, 2 head, 32 sec, 256 bytes/sect x 5120 sectors
sd0: async, 8-bit transfers
and currently it can't be used on NetBSD...