gpart and sector size

Gary Jennejohn gary.jennejohn at
Thu Apr 8 15:24:24 UTC 2010

On Thu, 8 Apr 2010 18:40:50 +0400
Alexey Tarasov <me at> wrote:

> > References
> > The ATA8-ACS and SBC-3 standards have provisions for a disk drive to report Advanced Format sector sizes and other performance optimization information. These standards are used for SATA, SAS, USB, and IEEE 1394 based interface technologies.

This is apparently the Long Physical Sector features set.  The question is
whether it's been implemented.

Gary Jennejohn

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