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NVME-WDC-PURGE(1) NVMe Manual NVME-WDC-PURGE(1)

NAME

nvme-wdc-purge - Send NVMe WDC Purge Vendor Unique Command, return result

SYNOPSIS

nvme wdc purge <device>

DESCRIPTION

For the NVMe device given, sends a Vendor Unique WDC Purge command and provides the result.

The <device> parameter is mandatory and may be either the NVMe character device (ex: /dev/nvme0), or a namespace block device (ex: /dev/nvme0n1).

This will only work on WDC devices supporting this feature. Results for any other device are undefined.

On success it returns 0, error code otherwise.

OPTIONS

No options yet.

EXAMPLES

•Has the program issue WDC Purge Vendor Unique Command :

# nvme wdc purge /dev/nvme0n1

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10/20/2020 NVMe