IDE disk geometry

Ge van Geldorp gvg at
Wed Sep 21 01:40:14 CDT 2005

> From: Vitaliy Margolen
> So all you need to do 
> is to find where this information is stored on windows (it 
> has to be somewhere in registry

It's an IOCTL, so it is passed to the disk driver on Windows. Although it is
possible that the driver caches the info in the registry, I don't think
that's very likely (and it would be driver-dependent). That doesn't mean
that Wine can't store the info where it pleases (e.g. in the registry).

Ge van Geldorp.

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