Re: rescan scsi

Peter Svensson (
Fri, 20 Jun 1997 22:32:37 +0200 (MET DST)

On Fri, 20 Jun 1997, Gerald Britton wrote:

> > Under Solaris/Linux/NetBSD/OpenBSD at the very least you can reprobe
> > individual devices or whole buses during runtime, no need for such
> is it possible to rescan the entire bus under Linux? i don't remember
> reading anything on doing this. the only interface for reprobing the scsi
> bus that i have heard about (or seen code in the kernel for) is the
> add/remove-single-device

My misstake, linux only supports rescanning single targets. Then again,
add a shell script with a few nested loops and you do have a way of
reprobing the whole bus. :)