Hi All,

trying to get smartmontools working on my platform. It looks like the embedded sata controller is not supported. Could someone help please?

Thank you in advance!

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Smartmontools: 6.1
HDD: WDC WD20EARX-00P
OS: Linux 2.6.12 (embedded, uClibc 0.9.28)
CPU: Realtek Venus, mipsel
Board: Realtek RTD1073DD

-http://www.hwp.ru/Multimedia/Iconbit.hds7l/images/Iconbit_HDs7l_7.jpg
-http://www.ixbt.com/multimedia/iconbit-hds6l-hds7l/6l/07-big.jpg


/ # smartctl /dev/sda -d scsi -H
smartctl 6.1 2013-03-16 r3800 [mips-linux-2.6.12.6-VENUS] (local build)
Copyright (C) 2002-13, Bruce Allen, Christian Franke, www.smartmontools.org

=== START OF READ SMART DATA SECTION ===
SMART Health Status: OK

/ # smartctl /dev/sda -d scsi -i
smartctl 6.1 2013-03-16 r3800 [mips-linux-2.6.12.6-VENUS] (local build)
Copyright (C) 2002-13, Bruce Allen, Christian Franke, www.smartmontools.org

User Capacity:        2.000.398.934.016 bytes [2,00 TB]
Logical block size:   512 bytes
Serial number:        WD-WCAZAA355597
Device type:          disk
Local Time is:        Mon Jun 17 07:39:01 2013 CST
SMART support is:     Unavailable - device lacks SMART capability.

/ # smartctl /dev/sda -d scsi -a
smartctl 6.1 2013-03-16 r3800 [mips-linux-2.6.12.6-VENUS] (local build)
Copyright (C) 2002-13, Bruce Allen, Christian Franke, www.smartmontools.org

User Capacity:        2.000.398.934.016 bytes [2,00 TB]
Logical block size:   512 bytes
Serial number:        WD-WCAZAA355597
Device type:          disk
Local Time is:        Mon Jun 17 07:39:05 2013 CST
SMART support is:     Unavailable - device lacks SMART capability.

=== START OF READ SMART DATA SECTION ===

Error Counter logging not supported


[GLTSD (Global Logging Target Save Disable) set. Enable Save with '-S on']
Device does not support Self Test logging

/ # smartctl /dev/sda -d scsi -S on
smartctl 6.1 2013-03-16 r3800 [mips-linux-2.6.12.6-VENUS] (local build)
Copyright (C) 2002-13, Bruce Allen, Christian Franke, www.smartmontools.org

=== START OF ENABLE/DISABLE COMMANDS SECTION ===
Enable autosave (clear GLTSD bit) failed


Other programs also report that SMART is not available
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/ # hddtemp /dev/sda
/dev/sda: ATA WDC WD20EARX-00P: S.M.A.R.T. not available