Re: disk error at scheduled time
On 1 Dec 1999, Martyn Pearce wrote:
> Mario Olimpio de Menezes writes:
> | Hi,
> | I'm having a strange problem here (ok, maybe it's not a real
> | problem, yet). Every day (at least for the last two), I'm having a SCSI
> | disk error entry in my kern.log, occurring at 6:25 am.
> | Yes, only at this exact time I'm having problems.
> | I ran 45+ kernel compilations yesterday to test the machine and
> | no error was triggered. BTW, I got 6m25s for 2 make bzImage running in
> | parallel and about 6m3s for 1 make bzImage alone.
> Sounds suspiciously like some cronned process is tripping over a bad
> point in the disk. umount all partitions on the disk, fsck them. If
> it's your only disk, that'll require a floppy boot.
I forgot to say that I already did this: went to single mode (init
1), then ran: mount -t ext2 -r -o remount,ro /dev/sdaX /mount-point
Then, e2fsck -c /dev/sdaX
Well, no badblocks, no problem at all in the whole disk.
Where/what should I look for now?
Mario O.de Menezes "Many are the plans in a man's heart, but
IPEN-CNEN/SP is the Lord's purpose that prevails"
http://curiango.ipen.br/~mario Prov. 19.21