milan.budimirovic at sympatico.ca
Wed Jan 1 12:08:11 EST 2003
On Wed, 2003-01-01 at 10:21, Dana Webber wrote:
> Remember the old rule that 50% of the time it's a cable problem.
> I had an error with a drive last week. A few days later it died. I reseated
> the IDE cable and power conector and all is fine now.
> > > Mike's post reminded me that I hadn't checked the logs on one of my
> > > boxes (the only one with SCSI) for quite a while. Lo and behold, this
> > > turned up:
> > >
> > > Dec 28 18:30:50 zora kernel: SCSI disk error : host 0 channel 0 id 0 lun
The error message indicated that the SCSI driver could not see a sector
on one of the drives. It could be faulty cabling or termination but I
doubt it. The easy way to find out is to run "badblocks" on that
partition and see what happens.
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