[ale] Disk testing app wanted
jim.kinney at gmail.com
Wed Aug 19 11:45:27 EDT 2009
fill the drive with DVD images from Centos and do a checksum test.
I saw a test once that involved a dd if=/dev/zero followed by a read
that ran a consecutive sum. if the return value was not 0...
On Wed, Aug 19, 2009 at 11:28 AM, Mills John
M-NPHW64<Jmills at motorola.com> wrote:
> ALErs -
> Is there a simple read/write test or script I can turn loose on a suspect
> SATA drive and let it run? There's no data on the disk I care to preserve.
> - Mills
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James P. Kinney III
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