Re: 2048 bytes sector

Oliver Schaertel (
Thu, 24 Apr 1997 15:30:37 +0000

Jose del Peso (Madrid) wrote:
> I have a question concerning MO-disks and linux.
> I have a MO Fujitsu drive which is able to work with 640 Mb removable MO disks.
> Contrary to the previous MO disks, the 640 Mb has a sector length of 2048 bytes.
> I tried to access the disk with linux, but it seems linux 2.0.xx does
> not support a sector size of 2048 bytes.
> Are you going to release a new version of Linux which is able to
> support such sector size?
> Thanks in advance,
> Jose del Peso
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