Adding disk firmware programming capability to camcontrol

Garrett Cooper yanegomi at
Sun Nov 20 22:15:56 UTC 2011

On Sun, Nov 20, 2011 at 7:44 AM, Pegasus Mc Cleaft <ken at> wrote:
> On Sunday 20 November 2011 15:24:41 Andriy Gapon wrote:
>> > I have tried issuing a TUR to all my drives to see if it was controller
>> > or drive specific, but all of them return the same error (The drives are
>> > Seagate, Hitachi and WD).
>> >
>> > What am I doing wrong?
>> You are sending SCSI commands to a (S)ATA drive.
> Ah... Bummer... I thought that might be the issue.
> I had kind of hoped that the code would also handle the ATA drives as well,
> but still this will be a great feature to have in camcontrol as it is.

    Enhancements will need to be added to pass through the right
commands from CAM_ATA to the ata layer.

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