Opened 8 years ago

Closed 8 years ago

#157 closed enhancement (worksforme)

More improvements on Sandforce-based disks.

Reported by: evvk Owned by: Christian Franke
Priority: minor Milestone:
Component: drivedb Version: 5.40
Keywords: Cc:

Description

I've seen the Sandforce based disks are improved according to 5.40 change-log. Compiled the latest smartmontools from SVN (2011-03-29) but there are still some Unknowns in some Attribute fields.

Viking Modular has a nice Datasheet which covers these values:
http://www.vikingmodular.com/documents/products/PSFS21XXXGBXXX_A1.pdf
freely available from Producs page. These should be common to all Sandforce-based disks.

Change History (3)

comment:1 Changed 8 years ago by Christian Franke

Component: smartctldrivedb
Milestone: Release 5.41

comment:2 Changed 8 years ago by Christian Franke

Owner: changed from somebody to Christian Franke
Status: newaccepted

comment:3 Changed 8 years ago by Christian Franke

Milestone: Release 5.41
Resolution: worksforme
Status: acceptedclosed

All attributes listed in the datasheet should be supported since r3167.

If this does not work for your disk please attach a sample smartctl output. Likely the IDENTIFY strings of many SandForce based devices are still not included (The datasheet does not list the IDENTIFY strings of the Viking devices).

The datasheet is very useful though. It provides detailed comments about the meaning attributes and the calculation of normalized values. Thanks!

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