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Author: fsmithred
To: dng
Subject: Re: [DNG] Identifying an installed physical hard drive without damage
On 8/11/19 8:46 PM, Hendrik Boom wrote:
> On Sun, Aug 11, 2019 at 05:17:08PM -0400, Miles Fidelman wrote:
>> You could also execute a command that causes heavy load on /dev/sdb - be it
>> a test, or a search - and then see which drive's lights flash a lot (if the
>> drive has a light).
> Good idea, but no light.
> -- hendrik

Can you put your fingers on the drive and feel for activity? Or get your
ear close to it and listen? (Assuming they are spinning disks and not SSD.)