setting WCE on SCSI disks across reboots

Joan Picanyol i Puig lists-gmane at
Wed May 12 10:30:15 PDT 2004

On Wed, 12 May 2004 11:13:18 -0600, Kenneth D. Merry wrote:

> On Wed, May 12, 2004 at 17:55:04 +0200, Joan Picanyol i Puig wrote:
>> I can set WCE to 0 using camcontrol modepage -e -m 0x08, but upon reboot
>> WCE is set to 1 again. AFAIK this can't be set interactively, so I am at a
>> loss as to how to disable the wc forever.
>> Any ideas?
> By default, you're only editing the current parameters.  If you specify the
> saved parameters, hopefully it'll last across reboots.  (Add -P 3 to the
> command you're using above.)

That did the trick. 


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