Linux Kernel Support
This collection of articles describes Linux® kernel features supporting zoned storage devices.
Support Overview: See an overview of Linux kernel and Linux ecosystem support for zoned block devices.
Enabling Zoned Block Device Support: Learn how to configure, compile and install a Linux kernel to enable zoned block device support.
User Interface: Learn about the user application programming interface provided by the kernel for managing and accessing zoned block devices.
Write Command Ordering: Learn how the kernel handles sequential write operations to zones to ensure a correct execution on zoned block devices.
Partitions: Learn more about the kernel support for partition tables on zoned block devices.
Device Mapper: Learn how to use the device mapper infrastructure and setup device mapper targets with zoned block devices as backend storage.
File Systems: Learn about Linux native file systems support for zoned block devices.