Subject: Re: How to fix a hard drive error
To: Paul Hoffman <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: David Ferlier <email@example.com>
Date: 01/30/2003 20:19:41
Well, it's surely a bad sector (or multiple bad sectors).
See bad144(8) to see how to read/write the bad sectors list located on
the disk (it's a dec standard)
On Thu, Jan 30, 2003 at 10:44:52AM -0800, Paul Hoffman wrote:
> I have a single IDE drive in a NetBSD 1.6 system. Starting recently,
> the console tells me:
> wd0e: error reading fsbn 16596096 of 16596096-16596111 (wd0 bn
> 19775328; cn 19618 tn 6 sn 6), retrying
> wd0: (uncorrectable data error)
> This repeats many times, always the exact same numbers.
> How can I deal with this?
> --Paul Hoffman
David Ferlier - firstname.lastname@example.org
www.NetBSD.org - Of Course It Runs NetBSD