Subject: Re: 4K sector disks
To: der Mouse <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
From: David Laight <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 03/24/2006 19:29:02
On Fri, Mar 24, 2006 at 01:59:14PM -0500, der Mouse wrote:
> > Subject: 4K sector disks
> Given how they measure gigabytes, I'm surprised they didn't go with
> 4000-byte sectors.

I've used a system which expected disks to have 100-byte sectors.
However the only ones I actually used packed 5 logical sectors
into 512-byte physical ones.


David Laight: