ATA_SET_MAX_SECTORS(9) libata Core Internals ATA_SET_MAX_SECTORS(9)

NAME ata_set_max_sectors - Set max sectors

SYNOPSIS int ata_set_max_sectors(struct ata_device * dev, u64 new_sectors);

ARGUMENTS dev target device

new_sectors new max sectors value to set for the device

DESCRIPTION Set max sectors of dev to new_sectors.

RETURNS 0 on success, -EACCES if command is aborted or denied (due to previous non-volatile SET_MAX) by the drive. -EIO on other errors.

AUTHOR Jeff Garzik Author.

COPYRIGHT Kernel Hackers Manual 2.6. January 2013 ATA_SET_MAX_SECTORS(9)