Subject: Re: two disks, two controlers, same bad block
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Manuel Bouyer <email@example.com>
Date: 03/27/2006 20:50:09
On Mon, Mar 27, 2006 at 01:22:03PM -0500, George Georgalis wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 27, 2006 at 10:05:19AM +0200, Manuel Bouyer wrote:
> >Seagate gets it wrong. 268435455 is 0xfffffff, a valid sector number
> >for LBA but which is not handled properly by seagate firmwares.
> >The workaround is to use LBA48 for this sector number.
> humm, well I seem to recall dd testing /dev/zero to an entire
> 500Gb drive without error, sometime this weekend -- on 3.0
> GENERIC, should I confirm?
Was it a seagate drive ?
Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference