Re: Corrupt data - RAID sata_sil 3114 chip
On Mon, Jan 19, 2009 at 08:50:06PM -0600, Robert Hancock wrote:
> > Given the corruption happens at high block numbers, I'm wondering
> > if maybe there's some kind of wraparound bug happening here.
> > (Though why only the 0x00 pattern fails would still be a mystery).
> Yeah, that seems a bit bizarre.. Apparently somehow zeros are being
> converted into non-zero.. Can you try zeroing out the partition by
> dd'ing into it from /dev/zero or something, then dumping it back out to
> see what kind of data is showing up?
Hmm, it seems the failed firmware update has killed the eeprom.
It no longer reports the right PCI vendor ID.