Changes between Version 5 and Version 6 of Help


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Oct 12, 2009, 1:25:43 PM (10 years ago)
Author:
Gabriele Pohl
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Refer to bad block HOWTO

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    5757If you are worried about your disks {{{Health}}} state, because {{{smartctl}}} gave
    5858critical warnings or reported strange attribute values:
    59 Have a look at the [wiki:FAQ FAQ page] and consult the following section
    60 on how to read smartctl reports.
     59Have a look at the [wiki:FAQ FAQ page] and consult the
     60[#Howtoreadsmartctlreports section on how to read smartctl reports].
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     62If the drive fails a self-test, but still has '{{{PASSED}}}' SMART health status,
     63this usually means that there is a corrupted (uncorrectable=UNC) sector on the disk.
     64See [http://smartmontools.sourceforge.net/badblockhowto.html Bad block HOWTO] for
     65instructions about how to force this sector to reallocate (Linux only).
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