Take a look at the badblocks program (man 8 badblocks) and the e2fsck program (man 8 e2fsck) [particularly the "-l" option. On Tue, Oct 16, 2001 at 09:52:09AM -0500, Robert Tilley wrote: > I have just installed a fresh unstable system following a disk reformat caused by development of bad sectors. (Hint: A tool that would check and lock out these bad sectors would be good, kinda like Norton for Debian.) > > X is broken after upgrading to unstable from stable. Is this that most recent error which was fixed by putting quotes around a certain string, or something new? > > Thank you, > > Robert Tilley, firstname.lastname@example.org > > P.S. Please e-mail responses to the above address, as my news (and X) aren't > working yet. > > > -- > To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to email@example.com > with a subject of "unsubscribe". Trouble? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org > > -- best, -bill email@example.com from a 1996 Micro$loth ad campaign: "The less you know about computers the more you want Micro$oft!" See! They do get some things right!
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