gpart and sector size

Andriy Gapon avg at
Fri Apr 9 11:32:06 UTC 2010

on 09/04/2010 14:27 Alexey Tarasov said the following:
>> Or the disk doesn't actually report 4096 anywhere anyhow...  Have you
>> considered that?  If yes, can you verify using any tools of any OS that the
>> disk reports 4K in any way?
> In the previous discussion we found that the disk reports 512 sector size, but
> there are additional ATA commands to determine if it has real sector size
> larger than 4k. I will try to confirm this.

Thank you.  I think that this would be an interesting detail.

Andriy Gapon

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