Subject: Re: help interpreting SCSI errors
To: NetBSD Users <netbsd-users@NetBSD.org>
From: Aaron J. Grier <email@example.com>
Date: 05/02/2007 21:56:39
On Fri, Apr 27, 2007 at 12:42:18PM -0400, Louis Guillaume wrote:
> Can anyone help interpret this message?
> sd1(esiop1:0:0:0): Check Condition on CDB: 0x28 00 02 6f 65 83 00 00 04 00
> SENSE KEY: Media Error
> INFO FIELD: 40854918
> ASC/ASCQ: Read Retries Exhausted
> SKSV: Actual Retry Count: 63
> raid1: IO Error. Marking /dev/sd1a as failed.
> I know it means that netbsd had problems writing to this drive, but how
> can I research to figure out if there's something wrong with the drive
if you can find the vendor's manual, you can sometimes get extra
information by decoding the error condition (CDB: 0x28 ....) .
also see sysutils/smartmontools in pkgsrc, it can do further testing of
the drive through SMART.
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