DragonFly users List (threaded) for 2005-03
Re: S.M.A.R.T support?
Thomas Edward Spanjaard wrote:
"Steve Mynott" <steve.mynott@xxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
This seems to be the NetBSD approach with their "atactl".
Maybe this could be used in DragonFly's atacontrol (or similar) if the
data structures/devices aren't too different?
I see that as a viable option. I'm pretty pleased with the way NetBSD
-- Thomas E. Spanjaard
NetBSD and OpenBSD atactl appear to use the same code, credit the
same author(s) and history, though I haven't diff'ed
the sources yet.
In either/both cases, they provide finer-grained control
of ATA device features, but do NOT provide for RAID
control as atacontrol does.
In all cases, these are management tools, not drivers per se,
so I think this is precisely where the combined functionality
Will look at it later today. Need some sleep now.
Preening, mounting and I/O is tiring w/o a computer. ;-)