Bug 254955 - nvme man page says the tunable for nda is called "verbose_cmd_dump"
Summary: nvme man page says the tunable for nda is called "verbose_cmd_dump"
Status: Open
Alias: None
Product: Documentation
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Manual Pages (show other bugs)
Version: Latest
Hardware: Any Any
: --- Affects Only Me
Assignee: Daniel Ebdrup Jensen
Depends on:
Reported: 2021-04-10 20:25 UTC by Pete French
Modified: 2021-04-11 20:04 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Description Pete French 2021-04-10 20:25:31 UTC
man page says this:

"To select the nda(4) driver, set the following tunable value in loader.conf(5):


but actually its "hw.nvme.use_nvd=0"
Comment 1 Daniel Ebdrup Jensen freebsd_committer 2021-04-11 14:51:44 UTC
Are you sure you're not using an old version of the manual page?
The one found in 12.2-RELEASE doesn't show what you're reporting, as can be seen on https://man.freebsd.org/nda(4) nor is it present in the source code at the HEAD of the tree: https://cgit.freebsd.org/src/tree/share/man/man4/nda.4

If you can demonstrate a reproducer, feel free to reopen this.
Comment 2 Pete French 2021-04-11 16:57:24 UTC
Its not the nda page, its the nvme page e.g. here:


Sorry for the confusion - the 'autocorrect' in Safari keeps changing it to 'name' - hence the wrong subject.
Comment 3 Daniel Ebdrup Jensen freebsd_committer 2021-04-11 20:03:54 UTC
I'll be taking this then. :)