Hard Disk failure
Mike at the-rubber-chicken-network.co.uk
Sat Oct 9 00:52:59 PDT 2004
Dean Hollister wrote:
> Yep, the kernel reports it cannot read a couple sectors at bootup.
> Is it just a case of fdisk'ing/label'ing the new drive with a standard
> MBR, setting up the filesystems and copying to them. Then the new
> drive should just boot normally?
Pretty much, i've done it a few times and never had a problem, tis also
a good time to make any changes to your partiton structure :)
Remember to make any changes to the fstab that might need doing like
moved partitions or differing device names!
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