nvme-lnvm-factory - Man Page

Factory reset a LightNVM device

Synopsis

nvme lnvm-factory [--device-name=<DEVICE> | -d <DEVICE>]
                        [--erase-only-marked | -e]
                        [--clear-host-side-blks | -s]
                        [--clear-bb-blks | -b]

Description

Instantiate a target on top of a LightNVM enabled device. This exposes the physical for the user to use.

Options

--device-name=<DEVICE>, -d <DEVICE>

Device name to factory initialize

--erase-only-marked,  -e

Erases only blocks that are marked in the bad block list

--clear-host-side-blks,  -s

Remove host-side bad block marks. This clear the media manager registration

--clear-bb-blks,  -b

Removes the grown bad block marks. Allowing them to be rediscovered.

Examples

# nvme lnvm-factory -d nvme0n1
# nvme lnvm-factory -d nvme0n1 -s -b

Nvme

Part of the nvme-user suite

Info

04/24/2020 NVMe Manual