VMware Workstation 12.5.1, and am trying to have
SCSI0:0 as an SSD drive.
(I want to have the
discard mount option and
fstrim / work on
I added the following to my
.vmx file: scsi0:0.virtualSSD = 1
But in Linux (both
Mint 17.2 and
Manjaro 16.08, /sys/block/sda/queue/rotational contains
1, meaning it's not a spindle and platter disk.
smartctl -a /dev/sda disagrees:
smartctl 6.2 2013-07-26 r3841 [x86_64-linux-3.16.0-38-generic] (local build)
Copyright (C) 2002-13, Bruce Allen, Christian Franke, www.smartmontools.org
=== START OF INFORMATION SECTION ===
Product: VMware Virtual S
User Capacity: 274,877,906,944 bytes [274 GB]
Logical block size: 512 bytes
Rotation Rate: Solid State Device
Device type: disk
Local Time is: Tue Oct 25 08:35:07 2016 ICT
SMART support is: Unavailable - device lacks SMART capability.
=== START OF READ SMART DATA SECTION ===
Error Counter logging not supported
Device does not support Self Test logging
How do I get
rotational to be
0 (and thence get
If there is no solution here, where should I raise this upstream?
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