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Re: is this drive dying?




On Sunday 15 April 2018 03:02:59 Felix Miata wrote:

> Gene Heskett composed on 2018-04-15 02:47 (UTC-0400):
> > Wheezy on an atom board. Wheezy up to date.
> > This drive,mounted as /, has gone ro twice in 14 days. Doing nothing
> > but sitting there spinning and running wheezy's usual cron related
> > stuffs.
> >
> > Apr 14 07:54:58 shop kernel: [1221665.148392] ata1.00: exception
> > Emask 0x10 SAct 0x7ff00201 SErr 0x400100 action 0x6 frozen Apr 14
> > 07:54:58 shop kernel: [1221665.148403] ata1.00: irq_stat 0x08000000,
> > interface fatal error Apr 14 07:54:58 shop kernel: [1221665.148412]
> > ata1: SError: { UnrecovData Handshk } Apr 14 07:54:58 shop kernel:
> > [1221665.148420] ata1.00: failed command: WRITE FPDMA QUApr 15
> > 02:23:13 shop kernel: imklog 5.8.11, log source = /proc/kmsg started
> >
> > Is this a bad, probably red, sata cable, or a drive with a belly
> > ache?
>
> What does 'smartctl -x /dev/sdX' have to say about it? What about the
> drive manufacturer's diagnostic app have to say about it? Is the cable
> the wrong shade of red?

If you mean the hot red, I suspect it is. But I've not had that box off 
the shelf in 2 or 3 years so its the likely suspect until smartctl gives 
me a full report. OEM 250 gigger.



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