Subject: Re: low-level scsi format program?
To: None <,>
From: Ben Harris <>
List: port-sparc
Date: 09/19/2000 18:46:06
In article <> you write:
>alas, a missing program (or it's hidden really well).
>On my other platforms I have tools for doing a low-level format of a
>drive.  (AIX, Solaris and even NEXTSTEP included)  Is there such a critter
>either cleverly named an otherwise undocumented or supposed to be in the

I thing "scsictl /dev/rsd0c format" will do what you want.  I don't think
scsictl exists in 1.4.* though.

[ This, of course, assumes a SCSI disk ]

Ben Harris                                                   <>
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