atactl equivalent under FreeBSD 9.3R

William A. Mahaffey III wam at
Sun Oct 4 20:46:54 UTC 2015

On 10/04/15 13:14, Warren Block wrote:
> On Sun, 4 Oct 2015, William A. Mahaffey III wrote:
>> i.e., no atactl command under FreeBSD 9.3R. Is there an equivalent 
>> command under FreeBSD & if so, how's about tipping me off on what it 
>> is :-) ? TIA & have a nice weekend.
> smartctl (sysutils/smartmontools) can get it, but wants privileged 
> access to the device.  Possibly a camcontrol(8) incantation can do it.

*Aaaaaaaack* !!!!

[root at kabini1, /etc, 10:44:35am] 889 % man smartctl
No manual entry for smartctl
[root at kabini1, /etc, 3:48:31pm] 890 % which smartctl
smartctl: Command not found.
[root at kabini1, /etc, 3:48:43pm] 891 % uname -a
FreeBSD kabini1.local 9.3-RELEASE-p24 FreeBSD 9.3-RELEASE-p24 #0: Sat 
Aug 22 01:54:44 UTC 2015 
root at amd64
[root at kabini1, /etc, 3:48:48pm] 892 %

I am RTFM on camconrol, we'll see what's there. Thanks :-).


	William A. Mahaffey III


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