HDDSuperTool Changelog

version 1.10-1.8 20170129

* Fixed a bug with ata return data

* Improved some error output

version 1.9-1.8 20170110

* Improved error checking on conditional statements

* Upgraded max scratchpad size to 256MB

* Updated the wd_royl_check_rom script

version 1.8-1.7 20161125

* Improved some IO code for direct mode

* Improved some of the WD VSC scripts

* Added the script wd_royl_read_rom

* Added the script wd_royl_check_rom

* Added the script wd_royl_write_rom

version 1.7-1.6 20160515

* Added some entries to the smart data script

* Added the script wd_royl_dump_mod_select

* Internal program code changes

* Now also includes an uninstaller (

* Added DEB and RPM installers for download

version 1.6-1.5 20160130

* Changed date value to use "." instead of ":"

* Changed definition of number variable $time

* Added a section in the manual about USB devices

* Updated the installation section of the manual

* Minor update to the help in some of the VSC scripts

version 1.5.1-1.4 20160128

* Removed debugging code that could cause issues

version 1.5-1.4 20160101

* Removed the commands DIRECTIO and PASSTHROUGH

* Removed some more error checking that reported false errors

* Added a second method to check if drive is seen by OS

* Fixed a bug with 48 bit commands when device is slave

* Changed the output of drive listing for better information

* Direct mode is no longer allowed if drive is seen by OS

* lsblk is no longer required for passthrough drive listing

* Added the option --ahci (full version only)

* Removed the options --xterm and --no-xterm

* Removed the command PIOLENGTHUNKNOWN

* Fixed a bug with direct mode IDE PIO reads and writes

* Chaged the command_status values to allow for more

* The INCLUDE command now searches same directory as script

* Fixed a bug where the --command option did not work

* Now installs with make

* Added the section Script Examples to the documentation

* Other documentation improvements

* Added the script wd_royl_dump_mod_all

version 1.4.1-1.3 20151226

* Removed --direct option until it could be fixed

version 1.4-1.3 20151018

* Fixed an issue with the variable $date

* Added Tips and Tricks to the documentation

* Removed some error checking that reported false errors

* Updated the VSC script wd_royl_dump_mod02

* Updated the VSC script wd_dump_mod42

* Added some new VSC scripts for WD (slow fix)

* Fixed rate update issue in scan and image scripts

* Added the script ata_sct_error_control_timer

version 1.3-1.2 20151003

* Added the --quiet option

* Modified the scripts so the help can be extracted

* Added the script help to the main documentation

version 1.2-1.1 20150829

* Changed the scan script timeout to be like the imaging script

* Fixed the threshold value in the smart data script

* Better aligned the data in the smart data script

* Added the command RESETTIMEOUT

* Bugfix: drives wrongfully reported as being visable to the OS

* Else command now gives error if any other text is on the line

version 1.1-1.0 20150718

* Fixed a bug in the BREAK command that affected ELSE statements

version 1.0-1.0 20150712

* Now named hddsupertool

* Too many changes to list in the changelog

version 0.99-beta-pre2 20150223

* Fixed issue where generic device could not be opened

version 0.99-beta-pre1 20150222

* Initial release of hddscripttool