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Re: Which disk is failing?

On Thu, 22 Jul 2010 07:38:02 -0400, Gregory Seidman wrote:

> I have a RAID1 (using md) running on two USB disks. (I'm working on
> moving to eSATA, but it's USB for now.) That means I don't have any
> insight using SMART. Meanwhile, I've been getting occasional fail
> events. Unfortunately, I don't get any information on which disk is
> failing.


"cat /proc/mdstat" should tell what device is failing.

Also, take a look into "/var/log/syslog" and search for error messages 
about the failed disk.



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