Subject: Re: How to fix a hard drive error
To: David Laight <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 01/31/2003 10:07:17
On Thu, Jan 30, 2003 at 11:18:31PM +0000, David Laight wrote:
> > There may be a workaround, though: it's possible that the drive couldn't
> > remap this sector because it coudln't recover the data from it. A write
> > to this sector will remap it. In single user:
> > dd if=/dev/zero of=/dev/rwd0d seek=16596096
> If you don't add 'count=1' you'll need to refer to your archive :-)

Ops, yes, sorry.
I hope nobody typed blindly this command ...

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI. 
     NetBSD: 24 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference