Opened 6 years ago

Closed 6 years ago

#1028 closed enhancement (invalid)

NVMe support for admin or nvme commands

Reported by: Niall Owned by:
Priority: major Milestone:
Component: all Version: 6.6
Keywords: Cc:


Can I request add support for NVME admin commands (other than identify)
and nvme commands such as dataset management or write uncorrectable?

If it is not in the road map for smartctl
I can also try using the source to generate this support on my end.

Niall Byrne

Change History (2)

comment:1 by Alex Samorukov, 6 years ago


smartmontools is not NVMe management tool, but mostly "disk health diagnostic" toolbox. Adding dataset management commands may cause dataloss in case of wrong command keys, etc. Also there are enough existing tools to manager NVMe devices, so i do not see why thats should be done in smartmontools. What sounds more interesting - is to add support for the vendor-specific log pages, containing some additional information. See existing tickets if you want to contribute or create a new one.

comment:2 by Alex Samorukov, 6 years ago

Resolution: invalid
Status: newclosed
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