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Hdparm with Seagate disk drive on Raspberry Pi

In certain situations the Linux “UAS” driver disables SAT passthrough transfers, which prevents some tools for direct communication (e.g. hdparm, smartmontools) to work properly with the attached SATA device. This problem often occurs with Seagate hard drives. Here is one example of an error condition – “drive state” is standby,...