Changes between Version 12 and Version 13 of SamsungF4EGBadBlocks


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Timestamp:
12/09/2010 09:18:04 AM (9 years ago)
Author:
Christian Franke
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  • SamsungF4EGBadBlocks

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    4 '''WARNING: Do not use smartmontools with Samsung HD204UI drives! '''
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    6 '''This warning also applies to other tools (like hdparm) which use IDENTIFY DEVICE to obtain drive information.'''
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    8 Smartctl 5.39.X and 5.40 print a [changeset:3215 warning] if the user has done a [wiki:Download#Updatethedrivedatabase drive database update] after 2010-11-24.
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    10 '''Samsung provides a firmware patch [http://www.samsung.com/global/business/hdd/faqView.do?b2b_bbs_msg_id=386 here].''' We will test it soon.
     4'''* WARNING: Do not use smartmontools with Samsung HD155UI and HD204UI drives unless the firmware patch is already installed.'''
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     6'''* Samsung provides the firmware patch [http://www.samsung.com/global/business/hdd/faqView.do?b2b_bbs_msg_id=386 here].''' We will test it soon.
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     8'''* This warning also applies to other tools which use IDENTIFY DEVICE to obtain drive information.''' The problem is not SMART related.
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     10'''* The problem could (at least) also be reproduced with [http://sourceforge.net/projects/hdparm/ hdparm] (on Linux
     11and [http://hdparm-win32.dyndns.org/ Windows]) and with ''!SeaTools for Windows''.'''
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     13* Smartctl 5.39.X and 5.40 print a [changeset:3215 warning] if the user has done a [wiki:Download#Updatethedrivedatabase drive database update] after 2010-11-24.
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    190193== Related Links ==
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     195[http://forums.dlink.com/index.php?topic=15596.0 Samsung HD204UI 2TB Error (D-Link Forum)][[BR]]
    192196[http://forums.gentoo.org/viewtopic-t-847350.html Strange badblocks / possible firmware bug on Samsung F4 (Gentoo Forum)][[BR]]
    193197[http://hardforum.com/showthread.php?t=1551753 New drive badblocks (Hard|Forum)][[BR]]
    194198[http://hardforum.com/showthread.php?t=1566067 Samsung 2TB green drives defective firmware? (Hard|Forum)][[BR]]
    195 [http://lime-technology.com/forum/index.php?topic=9339.msg89029 Potential Samsung F4 issues (Lime Technology Forum)][[BR]]
     199[http://lime-technology.com/forum/index.php?topic=9339.0 Potential Samsung F4 issues (Lime Technology Forum)][[BR]]
     200[http://lime-technology.com/forum/index.php?topic=8012.60 Final Word on the Samsung HD204UI (Lime Technology Forum)][[BR]]
     201[http://mythtv.org/pipermail/mythtv-users/2010-December/304427.html WARNING: Samsung F4 owners / warning. Disable smartmontools (MythTV Mailing List)][[BR]]
    196202[http://forum.synology.com/enu/viewtopic.php?f=26&t=27905&start=90 Samsung Spinpoint F4EG HD204UI 2TB compatibility? (Synology Forum)][[BR]]
    197203[http://forum.synology.com/enu/viewtopic.php?f=26&t=30838 Data loss with Samsung 204UI and Smartmontools (Synology Forum)][[BR]]
     204[http://www.heise.de/newsticker/meldung/SMART-Tool-beschaedigt-Daten-auf-Samsung-Festplatte-Update-1143120.html SMART-Tool beschädigt Daten auf Samsung-Festplatte (Heise Online News, German)][[BR]]
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