Imaging SCSI hard disks

From: David Holland <>
Date: Wed Sep 1 22:03:12 2004

On Wed, 2004-09-29 at 22:48, Jerome H. Fine wrote:


> HELP!! Something seems to be missing. Is SIMH being used
> with SCSI hard disk drives are are the SCSI hard disk drives
> first being copied to a hard disk file AFTER which SIMH does:
> ATTACH RQ0: hard_disk_file.DSK
> I don't know of any command that allows SIMH to ATTACH
> a raw SCSI hard drive like E11 allows. What am I missing
> in this discussion? PLEASE!

Wouldn't something like:

attach rq0 /dev/rdsk/c0t1d0s2

(Or for Linux)

attach rq0 /dev/sda

for SIMH work? (It'll require root, or a chown of the device) And, as
I've never tried this.. YMMV..


> Sincerely yours,
> Jerome Fine
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