WD Elements 1021 (Harddisk, 1TB, 3.5 Inch, USB)

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WD Elements 1021 (Harddisk, 1TB, 3.5 Inch, USB)
Linux compatibility:
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Review of Linux Compatibility

The WD Elements 1021 is a harddisk with 1TB storage capacity. It is automatically recognized and fully supported by the Linux kernel:
usb 7-1.2: new full-speed USB device number 3 using uhci_hcd
scsi 4:0:0:0: Direct-Access     WD       Ext HDD 1021     2002 PQ: 0 ANSI: 4
sd 4:0:0:0: [sdb] 1953519616 512-byte logical blocks: (1.00 TB/932 GiB)
sd 4:0:0:0: [sdb] Test WP failed, assume Write Enabled
sd 4:0:0:0: [sdb] Asking for cache data failed
sd 4:0:0:0: [sdb] Assuming drive cache: write through
sd 4:0:0:0: [sdb] Attached SCSI disk

The external harddisk has the USB ID 1058:1021:

Bus 002 Device 002: ID 1058:1021 Western Digital Technologies, Inc. Elements Desktop (WDBAAU)

Identified Hardware Configurations (6 Results)

This hardware component was used by Linux users under the following system configurations. These results were collected by our LHG Scan Tool:
Scan Date
blackPanther OS v16.2SE (Silent Killer) 4.9.20-desktop-pae-1bP - 22/09/2017
blackPanther OS v16.2 4.9.20-desktop-1bP - 11/07/2017
Ubuntu 17.04 4.10.0-24-generic - 03/07/2017
blackPanther OS v16.2 4.9.15-desktop-1bP - 23/03/2017
blackPanther OS v16.2 4.9.5-desktop-1bP - 10/03/2017
Arch Linux 4.8.6-1-ARCH - 11/11/2016

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