Re: SCSI disk devices

Gerd Knorr (
Thu, 1 May 1997 10:47:15 +0200

>> If we do that, we _definately_ have to adopt something like the
>> Solaris /dev/dsk/c0t0d0s3 scheme. It gets really tiring trying to out-
>> guess what the kernel is going to name a new disk when it's put online.
>Eric Youngdale wrote a nice utility which does exactly this! Try scsidev.
>I couldn't live without it. Not sure why it never caught on with any of
>the distributions..

guess it is becauce it is in

Yes I know, Eric writes in the readme that it is'nt ALPHA quality, but
if you don't even read the readme becauce you avoid everything in ALPHA


PS: How about moving/copying this to sunsite:utils/disk-management or so?

Gerd Knorr <> |  Where these funny chars come from ??? |  [ ... ] Aha, the debug code is broken!