Brian A. Seklecki
lavalamp at spiritual-machines.org
Sat Feb 16 18:38:08 UTC 2008
On Sat, 16 Feb 2008, Peter Boosten wrote:
> Brian, thanks for your answer (and sugggestion).
> Isn't a drive supposed to mark a bad sector as bad and ignore it (that is:
They ship with a certain number of unallocated sectors to reassign failed
ones to (I dont think ATA/IDE disks have a way to ask this, maybe SMART).
Once all of the silent allocations happen unbeknown to the user, then your
Install smartutils and check these values:
5 Reallocated_Sector_Ct 0x0033 100 100 005 Pre-fail Always
7 Seek_Error_Rate 0x000b 100 100 067 Pre-fail Always
196 Reallocated_Event_Count 0x0032 100 100 000 Old_age Always
197 Current_Pending_Sector 0x0022 100 100 000 Old_age Always
198 Offline_Uncorrectable 0x0008 100 100 000 Old_age Offline
199 UDMA_CRC_Error_Count 0x000a 200 200 000 Old_age Always
> not use it anymore)?
-lava (Brian A. Seklecki - Pittsburgh, PA, USA)
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