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The sys-block category contains packages which work with block devices.

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afacli Dell AACRAID-based PERC RAID controller management tool
aoetools tools for ATA over Ethernet (AoE) network storage protocol
arcconf Adaptec RAID Controller Command Line Utility
blocks Conversion tools for block devices
btrace btrace can show detailed info about what is happening on a block device io queue
buffer a tapedrive tool for speeding up reading from and writing to tape
cec Coraid Ethernet Console client
dellmgr Dell PERC 2/3/4 RAID controller management tool
devio correctly read (or write) a region of a block device
di Disk Information Utility
disktype Detect the content format of a disk or disk image
eject A command to eject a disc from the CD-ROM drive
eject-bsd eject command for FreeBSD systems
endpoint Endpoint turns a Linux machine with one or more firewire cards into an SBP-2 device
fio Jens Axboe's Flexible IO tester
fwdl Seagate Fibre-Channel disk firmware upgrade tool
gpart Partition table rescue/guessing tool
gparted Gnome Partition Editor
hdrecover Attempts to recover a hard disk that has bad blocks on it
hpacucli HP Array Configuration Utility Command Line Interface (HPACUCLI, formerly CPQACUXE)
iscsitarget Open Source iSCSI target with professional features
kvpm KDE frontend for Linux LVM2 and GNU parted
lio-utils Tools for controlling target_core_mod/ConfigFS
lsiutil LSI Logic Fusion MPT Command Line Interface management tool
mbuffer M(easuring)buffer is a replacement for buffer with additional functionality
megacli LSI Logic MegaRAID Command Line Interface management tool
megactl LSI MegaRAID control utility
megamgr LSI Logic MegaRAID Text User Interface management tool
megarc LSI Logic MegaRAID Text User Interface management tool
mpt-status Query tool to access the running configuration and status of LSI SCSI HBAs
ms-sys A command-line program for writing Microsoft compatible boot records
mtx Utilities for controlling SCSI media changers and tape drives
nbd Userland client/server for kernel network block device
noflushd A daemon to spin down your disks and force accesses to be cached
nwutil Netwinder hardware utilities
open-iscsi Open-iSCSI is a high performance, transport independent, multi-platform implementation of RFC3720
parted Create, destroy, resize, check, copy partitions and file systems
partimage Console-based application to efficiently save raw partition data to an image file
partitionmanager KDE utility for management of partitions and file systems
qla-fc-firmware QLogic Linux Fibre Channel HBA Firmware for ql2xxx cards
raid-check Script to do "scrubbing" on software RAID systems
rts5229 PCIE RTS5229 card reader driver for Linux
rts_pstor PCIE RTS5209 card reader driver for Linux
rtsadmin RTSAdmin Community Edition for target_core_mod/ConfigFS
sas2ircu LSI MPT-SAS2 controller management tool
sas3ircu LSI MPT-SAS3 controller management tool
scsiadd Add and remove SCSI devices from your Linux system during runtime
scsiping SCSIPing pings a host on the SCSI-chain
scsirastools Serviceability for SCSI Disks and Arrays
seekwatcher Seekwatcher generates graphs from blktrace runs to help visualize IO patterns and performance
smp_utils Utilities for SAS management protocol (SMP)
spindown Spindown is a daemon that can spin down idle disks
tapecat tapecat is a tape utility used to describe the physical content of a tape
targetcli The targetcli administration shell
tgt Linux SCSI target framework (tgt)
thin-provisioning-tools A suite of tools for thin provisioning on Linux
tw_cli 3ware SATA/PATA/SAS RAID controller Command Line Interface tool
vblade vblade exports a block device using AoE
viaideinfo Query VIA IDE controllers for various information
whdd Diagnostic and recovery tool for block devices
zram-init Scripts to support compressed swap devices or ramdisks with zram


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