Looking for SMD drives (specific models)

Jules Richardson jules.richardson99 at gmail.com
Sun Apr 12 11:05:39 CDT 2015

On 04/12/2015 02:35 AM, Josh Dersch wrote:
> I have a few other SMD drives (just picked 'em up today, in fact) but
> they're newer (~825mb) and the Ridge disc utilities only support a small
> subset of drives (they do not support providing custom geometries, because
> that would be *too easy*.)

Can you "under format" an SMD drive? i.e. if you have a drive with equal or 
greater cylinders and heads will it automagically work at a lower capacity 
that's supported by your formatter?



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