Changes between Version 1 and Version 2 of Ticket #964, comment 1


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Jan 10, 2018, 8:10:24 AM (4 years ago)
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  • Ticket #964, comment 1

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    33The odds of me using a brand new drive in less than 24 hrs, or an error in the disk, that causes the heads to retract exactly 6553X times (occurring close to a power of 2^16) ought to be low .
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     5However if the firmware for the drive, has some code, to update SMART after the firmware detects some use, the lazy programmer could update a 16bit register to 'fffX' and SMART would instantly show 65536 or thereabouts - to what end??