ad10: WARNING - READ_DMA UDMA ICRC error (retrying
cswiger at mac.com
Tue Aug 9 22:23:57 GMT 2005
O. Hartmann wrote:
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> One of my SATA disks, the SAMSUNG SP2004C seems to show errors during
> operation (and also showd under 5.4-RELEASE-p3).
> Sometimes I get this error:
> ad10: WARNING - READ_DMA UDMA ICRC error (retrying request) LBA=11441599
> while the machine still keeps working.
> Other days the box crashes completely.
> Is this a operating system bug or is this message an evidence of
> defective hardware?
Back up any data you care about now. Use the smartmontools port or hunt down a
utility from Samsung which'll do a surface test (read only, nondestructive).
You can also run a "dd if=/dev/ad10 of=/dev/null bs=8192" to do a full read
test under FreeBSD, and see how many CRC errors show up.
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