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Bug 801628 - request Seagate hard drive managent tools in portage
Summary: request Seagate hard drive managent tools in portage
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: New packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal with 1 vote (vote)
Assignee: Default Assignee for New Packages
Depends on:
Reported: 2021-07-12 00:19 UTC by ta2002
Modified: 2021-07-12 14:03 UTC (History)
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Description ta2002 2021-07-12 00:19:03 UTC
The standard tools (hdparm and smartmontools) won't handle the capabilities of new Seagate drives. Seagate has made management tools for these drives open source. See:

The tools require four packages (the main tool and three libraries):

openSeaChest, opensea-common, opensea-transport, and opensea-operations