Status of support for 4KB disk sectors
wblock at wonkity.com
Wed Jul 20 01:46:27 UTC 2011
On Tue, 19 Jul 2011, Chuck Swiger wrote:
> Is there something in FreeBSD which is preventing you from using the
> drive's native DEV_BSIZE of 4096 bytes, or is it that the drive claims
> to have a physical block size of 512 bytes when it is really 4k?
Are there any 4K-block drives that are honest about it, rather than
reporting 512-byte blocks for backwards compatibility?
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