[rescue] Bad Sectors

Aaron Finley aaronfinley at gmail.com
Sun Jan 21 13:40:20 CST 2007

> In particular, I've seen Seagate drives that show a "Seek Error Rate" and
> "Raw Read error rate" value that is very positive, and the raw hex
> register has 6 or 7 hex digits.  My 120 GB 7200.7 (ST3120026A) is doing
> that right now.  On my 73 GB WD Raptor, all of the scary SMART fields are
> reading zero.

The main drive in my desktop system is a Fujistu 36GB 150000RPM U320
drive, which I consider of top quality.

Write Errors Counter: 0
ECC On-The-Fly Hardware Corrections Counter: 811632
Total Posted Recoverable Read Errors Counter: 811632
Non-Medium Error Counter: 433

So, don't really know how to interept that.

-- Aaron Finley

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