Automate HDD formatter is a bash script using several Linux command to achieve automation of mass-formatting hard drives.The commands include "dd","parted",and "disktype". It could be useful if a business sells portable hard drives, to automate diagnostics and get portable drive info, or to allow an unskilled worker to format drives in mass quantities.
/var/log/formater.log Hard disk's format date serial number, model ,size and speed will now auto append into formater.log
Release Notes: Stability was improved.
Release Notes: awk is now used to capture the output of commands. Size is now displayed correctly.
Release Notes: Bugs were fixed. Hard disk model and serial are now logged into format.log.
Release Notes: This release adds a speed test and adjusts the screen display.
Release Notes: Initial freshmeat release.