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Old 10-02-2003, 03:42 PM   #1
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hard-drive check

Hi All:

Do you guys know of any software for linux that could check if my hard-drive is ok or not? I mean , a scan for all the bad sectors and stuff....

Old 10-02-2003, 03:44 PM   #2
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Try badblocks:
man badblocks

If you suspect you have a problem then search the net with the model number of your drive incase there are other reports of failures.


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