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Old 10-20-2003, 11:52 PM   #1
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prtconf for linux?


I am reading O'reilly's "System PerformanceTuning" and the author makes use of a Solaris command "printconf" to obtain the synchronous transfer speed of a scsi disk. Is there a similar command for Linux?

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Old 10-21-2003, 12:26 AM   #2
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Trickykid or finegan are more Soalris aware than I am (OK I haven't ever _touched_ a solaris box) but you could have a look at hdparm. If you're willing to invest this kind of interest you may also want to look at the smart tools suite as well.
 
Old 10-21-2003, 07:31 AM   #3
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The similar test would be hdparm -Tt /dev/whatever I believe...

I am looking at scsi disks so hdparm doesn't offer as much as I would like. I am going to to look at this smart suite you speak of and tiotest as well.

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