Oh brilliant. So there isn't some kind of firmware lock, then.
What would be a compatible HBA? Just a SAS one in IT mode or is there a known model that works well?
I might be getting 9 of them for about 300USD from a Netapp shelf.
Sorry to dig this thread up but how did you format them to 512?
I have the opportunity to source some at a very good price and want to be sure I can use them.
Did you use any special method\firmware or just sg_utils?
I found this thread and made an account just to ask you legends about this:
I've been scrolling through here and couldn't find them, but have the opportunity to buy some Netapp 3.8TB Samsung SSDs with caddies for the shelf I use. It's an absolute bargain but I'm worried I won't be able...