Opened 6 years ago

Closed 6 years ago

Last modified 5 years ago

#926 closed patch (fixed)

New USB bridge for Seagate backup plus 4tb

Reported by: Gabriele Pohl Owned by: Christian Franke
Priority: minor Milestone: Release 7.0
Component: drivedb Version: 6.6
Keywords: Cc:


Matt Coates reported via database mailing list:

Just got a device that wasn't in the database.
If you need any more info, just let me know.
Patch against Trunk is attached.

Drive: Seagate Backup Plus 4TB
USB bridge: 0x0bc2:0xab43 (0x1404)
Device model: ST4000DM004-2CV104

Seems to work with -d sat

--- smartmontools/ChangeLog	(revision 4550)
+++ smartmontools/ChangeLog	(working copy)
@@ -1,5 +1,10 @@
+2017-10-10  Matt Coates <>
+	drivedb.h:
+	- Extended Seagate Backup Plus regex to support 4TB USB 3 drive.
 2017-10-10  Christian Franke  <>, os_darwin.cpp: Align Darwin NVMe device scanning with
Index: smartmontools/drivedb.h
--- smartmontools/drivedb.h	(revision 4550)
+++ smartmontools/drivedb.h	(working copy)
@@ -4554,7 +4554,8 @@
     // 0xab24: Seagate Backup Plus Slim (0x0100) (ticket #443)
     // 0xab25: Seagate Backup Plus for Mac (0x0100)
     // 0xab38: Seagate Backup Plus 8TB (0x0100) (ticket #786)
-    "0x0bc2:0xab(2[01458]|38)",
+    // 0xab43: Seagate Backup Plus 4TB (0x1404)
+    "0x0bc2:0xab(2[01458]|38|43)",
     "-d sat"

Change History (5)

comment:1 Changed 6 years ago by Gabriele Pohl

Hi Matt,

thanks for the info and your patch!

I added an entry in our supported devices list
There are still some infos missing. Would be good if you can fill the gaps.

btw: The USB ID of your device is not yet listed here, please report it to Mr. Gowdy.

So far for the start and kind regards,


comment:2 Changed 6 years ago by Christian Franke

Milestone: Release 6.7

comment:3 Changed 6 years ago by Christian Franke

Owner: set to Christian Franke
Status: newaccepted

comment:4 Changed 6 years ago by Christian Franke

Resolution: fixed
Status: acceptedclosed

Patch merged in r4611, r4613. Thanks.

comment:5 Changed 5 years ago by Christian Franke

Milestone: Release 6.7Release 7.0

Milestone renamed

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