Send SMART command to HDD connected with RAID


  • i have silicon image RAID controller and two hard disks connected with that controller. I want to send SMART commands to those HDDs which are connected with RAID controller using DeviceIoControl( ). So now i want to know after getting RAID info with IoGetDeviceProperty() how i will sent ATA commands to get SMART data to HDD which is connected to RAID controler. Please just tell me how it is possible......
    Saturday, July 12, 2014 5:09 PM


  • If Silicon Image supplies sources of the drivers, then look there.  Otherwise you will need to ask their support people if this is possible and how to do it.  Since this group is for writing device drivers, if you were writing the driver you would not need to ask.

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    Tuesday, July 15, 2014 4:18 PM