[nSLUG] Hard drive error messages

gnwiii at gmail.com gnwiii at gmail.com
Fri Dec 16 07:49:08 AST 2005


On 12/15/05, J. Paul Bissonnette <jpaulb at eastlink.ca> wrote:
>
> gnwiii at gmail.com wrote:
>
> >When one IDE drive goes bad, it can cause problems with the other drive
> on
> >the same bus.  I just went thru this when the Fujistu in my desktop at
> work
> >hit 3+epsilon years and failed. The IBM disk is probably bad (I've
> replaced
> >a wack of the 40G version at 3+epsilon years). Get the diagnsotics from
> >Hitachi Global Storage (who bought IBM's storage business) to make sure.
>
> I tried the diagnostic test from IBM, it got as far as disk 2 and reset
> the box. No test, have to try again.


Disconnect the other drives for the test.

--
George N. White III <aa056 at chebucto.ns.ca>
Head of St. Margarets Bay, Nova Scotia


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