Clearing SMART errors I don't care about?
wojtek at wojtek.tensor.gdynia.pl
Fri Dec 19 16:03:29 UTC 2008
> smartd to watch the status of my drives and get regular output like:
> smartd: Device: /dev/ad8, 4 Offline uncorrectable sectors
> I've been seeing that exact message for a couple of years now and don't
> particularly care. I'd like to know if the drive's about to roll over and
> die, but I really don't need to know about the same 4 offline uncorrectable
> Is there a way to clear that message while leaving SMART enabled on the
> drive? I didn't see anything specifically answering it in smartctl(8) but
> wondered if I missed something.
maybe some time there was an error while writing something, or maybe media
failed in that place.
by rewriting whole drive you should be able to remove them
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