Subject: Re: tape drive instrumentation round 2
To: Bill Studenmund <>
From: Brett Lymn <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 11/15/2005 14:34:43
On Mon, Nov 14, 2005 at 02:59:12PM -0800, Bill Studenmund wrote:
> Or better yet, leave disknames as it was and add drivenames.

Yes, that is easy to do.  Internally the devices are classed as either
disk, tape or nfs so picking the disk names from the list will be easy.

> Pavel's right. A number of uses need to know about disk drives explicitly.

The only thing I found in my testing was the raidframe init script
but, no matter, implementing disknames is not hard.

Brett Lymn