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Old 10-01-2011, 08:29 AM   #1
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Possible hard drive failing?


Noticed this in my syslog today, is this an indication that one of my drives is failing?

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Sep 30 17:07:12 localhost mdkapplet[4186]: Launching MandrivaUpdate
Sep 30 17:07:12 localhost mdkapplet[4186]: running: MandrivaUpdate --no-media-update --no-confirmation --no-splash
Sep 30 17:07:21 localhost MandrivaUpdate[29915]: ### Program is starting ###
Sep 30 17:07:49 localhost kernel: ata1.01: exception Emask 0x0 SAct 0x0 SErr 0x0 action 0x0
Sep 30 17:07:50 localhost kernel: ata1.01: BMDMA stat 0x4
Sep 30 17:07:50 localhost kernel: ata1.01: failed command: READ DMA
Sep 30 17:07:50 localhost kernel: ata1.01: cmd c8/00:60:d7:10:5f/00:00:00:00:00/f1 tag 0 dma 49152 in
Sep 30 17:07:50 localhost kernel:         res 51/40:00:e8:10:5f/00:00:00:00:00/f1 Emask 0x9 (media error)
Sep 30 17:07:50 localhost kernel: ata1.01: status: { DRDY ERR }
Sep 30 17:07:50 localhost kernel: ata1.01: error: { UNC }
Sep 30 17:07:50 localhost kernel: ata1.00: configured for UDMA/100
Sep 30 17:07:50 localhost kernel: ata1.01: configured for UDMA/133
Sep 30 17:07:50 localhost kernel: ata1: EH complete
Sep 30 17:07:50 localhost kernel: ata1.01: exception Emask 0x0 SAct 0x0 SErr 0x0 action 0x0
Sep 30 17:07:50 localhost kernel: ata1.01: BMDMA stat 0x4
Sep 30 17:07:50 localhost kernel: ata1.01: failed command: READ DMA
Sep 30 17:07:50 localhost kernel: ata1.01: cmd c8/00:60:d7:10:5f/00:00:00:00:00/f1 tag 0 dma 49152 in
Sep 30 17:07:50 localhost kernel:         res 51/40:00:e8:10:5f/00:00:00:00:00/f1 Emask 0x9 (media error)
Sep 30 17:07:50 localhost kernel: ata1.01: status: { DRDY ERR }
Sep 30 17:07:50 localhost kernel: ata1.01: error: { UNC }
Sep 30 17:07:50 localhost kernel: ata1.00: configured for UDMA/100
Sep 30 17:07:50 localhost kernel: ata1.01: configured for UDMA/133
Sep 30 17:07:50 localhost kernel: ata1: EH complete
Sep 30 17:07:50 localhost kernel: ata1.01: exception Emask 0x0 SAct 0x0 SErr 0x0 action 0x0
Sep 30 17:07:50 localhost kernel: ata1.01: BMDMA stat 0x4
Sep 30 17:07:50 localhost kernel: ata1.01: failed command: READ DMA
Sep 30 17:07:50 localhost kernel: ata1.01: cmd c8/00:60:d7:10:5f/00:00:00:00:00/f1 tag 0 dma 49152 in
Sep 30 17:07:50 localhost kernel:         res 51/40:00:e8:10:5f/00:00:00:00:00/f1 Emask 0x9 (media error)
Theres more but I think it repeats itself.
 
Old 10-01-2011, 08:30 AM   #2
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yes
 
Old 10-01-2011, 10:37 AM   #3
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To be sure that it is the drive (it looks like that) download the manufacturer's diagnosis tool and test your disk with it.
 
Old 10-02-2011, 03:10 AM   #4
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Is this a laptop with 1 hdd?
 
  


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