scsi_stop - stop (spin down) one or more SCSI disks
This bash shell script calls the sg_start utility on each given DEVICE
The purpose is to spin down (stop) each given DEVICE
Arguments to long options are mandatory for short options as well.
- -h, --help
- print out the usage message then exit.
- -v, --verbose
- increase level or verbosity.
- -w, --wait
- wait for the spin down (stop) on each given DEVICE
to complete. The default action is to do each stop in immediate mode.
The sg_start utility calls the SCSI START STOP UNIT command and can either start
(spin up) or stop (spin down) a SCSI disk depending on the given command line
The exit status of this script is 0 when it is successful. Otherwise the exit
status is that of the last sg_start utility called. See the sg3_utils(8) man
Written by D. Gilbert
Copyright © 2009-2013 Douglas Gilbert
This software is distributed under a FreeBSD license. There is NO warranty; not
even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.