WD My Book 1230 (Hard Drive, 6TB, External, USB 3.0)

DVD / CD / HD external, Harddisk, USB, USB 3.0, Western Digital

WD My Book 1230 (Hard Drive, 6TB, External, USB 3.0)
Linux compatibility:
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Updated: 03/04/2016 09:07

Review of Linux Compatibility

The WD My Book 1230 is a 6 TB extenal hard drive. It is connected via USB 3.0 and has USB ID 1058:1230

Bus 002 Device 003: ID 1058:1230 Western Digital Technologies, Inc.

The external drive is automatically recognized and fully supported by the Linux kernel:

usb 2-3: new SuperSpeed USB device number 3 using xhci_hcd
usb 2-3: New USB device found, idVendor=1058, idProduct=1230
usb 2-3: New USB device strings: Mfr=2, Product=3, SerialNumber=1
usb 2-3: Product: My Book 1230
usb 2-3: Manufacturer: Western Digital
usb 2-3: SerialNumber: 5758323144xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
...
scsi 6:0:0:0: Direct-Access     WD       My Book 1230     1065 PQ: 0 ANSI: 6
sd 6:0:0:0: Attached scsi generic sg5 type 0
sd 6:0:0:0: [sdd] 1465122304 4096-byte logical blocks: (6.00 TB/5.45 TiB)
sd 6:0:0:0: [sdd] Write Protect is off
sd 6:0:0:0: [sdd] Mode Sense: 53 00 10 08
sd 6:0:0:0: [sdd] No Caching mode page found
sd 6:0:0:0: [sdd] Assuming drive cache: write through
sd 6:0:0:0: [sdd] 1465122304 4096-byte logical blocks: (6.00 TB/5.45 TiB)
sd 6:0:0:0: [sdd] 1465122304 4096-byte logical blocks: (6.00 TB/5.45 TiB)
sd 6:0:0:0: [sdd] Attached SCSI disk

Identified Hardware Configurations (2 Results)

This hardware component was used by Linux users under the following system configurations. These results were collected by our LHG Scan Tool:
Distribution
Kernel
Rating
Scan Date
Linux Mint 18 Sarah 4.4.0-47-generic - 10/11/2016
Linux Mint 17.3 Rosa 3.19.0-32-generic - 22/01/2016

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