#20 iometer with access to raw devices on Linux

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nobody
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2004-07-19
2004-07-19
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Current iometer does not support the raw devices on
Linux. When is this supported expected to be available?

Discussion

  • Joe Eiler
    Joe Eiler
    2004-07-20

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    I seem to remember that raw devices are deprecated in 2.6
    and that the preferred equivalent is to open the block device
    with the O_DIRECT flag.