How to detect if a disk is an SSD

Stefano Garzarella s.garzarella at
Thu Dec 1 11:14:03 UTC 2016

Hi guys,
we are using FreeBSD 10.1-RELEASE and we need to check via software if the
disk connected to our remote machine is SSD or not.

Is there any way (sysctl, etc) to get this information?


Best Regards,
Stefano Garzarella

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