Re: IDE and hot-swap disk caddies

Bill Davidsen (
Thu, 28 Mar 2002 11:46:38 -0500 (EST)

On Wed, 27 Mar 2002, John Summerfield wrote:

> > At the interface level, there is some support.
> > Look at hdparm's -b option to tristate the bus.
> There is no mention of -b in hdparm's help screen, and in the man page
> it's only mentioned in the description of -L.
> Is there a newer version of hdparm I need?

I think he meant -x.

bill davidsen <>
  CTO, TMR Associates, Inc
Doing interesting things with little computers since 1979.

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