Re: badblock can not be detected
On Mon, Apr 21, 2008 at 02:20:48PM -0700, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> Oh dear, that's quite a bad news.
> that's what I have encountered. when I heard the noise of hard drive reset, and checked the dmesg to make sure about it, I reformatted the hard drive, then copy my data in again, it worked. but after some days, it starts to tell me about read error again.
> so, this means the hard drive has died, right?
Assuming an ext2/3 fs, try e2fsck -c -c (the second c does a
non-destructive read-write test of the filesystem).