[lug] sector size

Anders Knudsen andersk at uswest.net
Fri Aug 25 09:29:29 MDT 2000

There are 512 bytes of data per sector. That does not include any CRC
and/or ECC bytes (or servo).


"D. Stimits" wrote:

> I'm trying to find out what the sector size is on a scsi drive, for use
> with dd. For scsi, I can't find this in bios, not even in the scsi drive
> utilities for adaptec. fdisk doesn't seem to report this either. What
> would be the easiest non-destructive way to find out the sector size on
> a given scsi drive?
> Thanks,
> D. Stimits, stimits at idcomm.com
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