Filesystems in 7.0 & reliability

Norberto Meijome freebsd at
Thu Nov 8 23:11:19 PST 2007

On Fri, 9 Nov 2007 17:11:03 +1100
Peter Jeremy <peterjeremy at> wrote:

> On Wed, Nov 07, 2007 at 08:24:06PM +0000, Christian Walther wrote:
> >Did you check your harddrive? There are tools available in ports (sorry,
> >I forgotten how they are called) that can access the drives internal
> >fault statistics.  
> ports/sysutils/smartmontools
> Worthwhile installing.  It can also invoke the drive's internal self-tests.

Thanks, i've been running smartd since the first day. The disk is ok.

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