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Old 02-15-2006, 12:28 AM   #1
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hard disk bad sector detection

Hi All,

i want to write program to detect any bad sector in the hard disk or any utility is there to do this task?

Can any one help me ?

thanks in advance,
Old 02-15-2006, 12:54 AM   #2
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there is already a program to check for bad sector in HD. its name is fsck.
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can any one help me in using of the fsck ... i tried reading the man page but did not get much


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