Quick script for testing new drives

This script is for testing new drives. ALL DATA WILL BE ERASED

#!/bin/sh

if [ ! -e "$1" ]; then
   echo "usage: $0 <drive-path>"
   exit 127
else
   read -p "'$1' is going to be erased, type YES to continue: " ANS
   if [ "$ANS" != "YES" ]; then
      echo "Aborted"
      exit 127
   fi
fi

DRIVE="$1"

echo "Performing initial read-only test"
ERRORS=$(badblocks -s -v -e 1 -b 1048576 "$DRIVE")
if [ -n "$ERRORS" ]; then
   echo "First read test failed"
   exit 127
fi

CRYPT="$(basename "$DRIVE")_crypt"
KEY="$(mktemp)" ||
   { echo "mktemp failed"; exit 127; }

terminate() {
   sync
   cryptsetup close "$CRYPT" >/dev/null 2>&1
   rm -f "$KEY"
}

trap terminate EXIT

openssl rand 64 >> "$KEY" ||
   { echo "openssl failed"; exit 127; }

cryptsetup open --type=plain --cipher=aes-xts-plain64 --key-size=512 --key-file="$KEY" "$DRIVE" "$CRYPT" || 
   { echo "cryptsetup1 failed"; exit 127; }

echo "Writing data..."
dd if=/dev/zero of="/dev/mapper/$CRYPT" bs=1M status=progress oflag=direct

# the device won't close if it's still "in use"
sync; sync
sleep 5
sync; sync
cryptsetup close "$CRYPT"
sync; sync

cryptsetup open --type=plain --cipher=aes-xts-plain64 --key-size=512 --key-file="$KEY" "$DRIVE" "$CRYPT" ||
   { echo "cryptsetup2 failed"; exit 127; }

echo "Verifying data..."
badblocks -s -v -e 1 -b 1048576 -t 0 "/dev/mapper/$CRYPT" >/dev/null

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