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waterboy2 05-10-2012 11:04 AM

is it possible in ubuntu to do a hardrive diagnostic check
 
i have dual boot machine 2 partions will the diagnostic check the whole disc

thanks

Kustom42 05-10-2012 11:38 AM

Take a look at this article which will give you the info you are looking for.

http://www.linuxjournal.com/magazine...rd-disks-smart

djsoundfx 05-12-2012 11:26 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by waterboy2 (Post 4675200)
i have dual boot machine 2 partions will the diagnostic check the whole disc

thanks

What kind of diagnostic check are you hoping to perform? There are tools to check the status of the filesystem, individual sectors, and even call up messages from the controller itself. Could you be more specific?


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