[kwlug-disc] Hard disk smartctl errors

John Johnson jvj at golden.net
Tue Apr 29 21:16:09 EDT 2014


I dunno whether to keep or toss the HDD.
You can always look at Gibson Research: https://www.grc.com/sr/spinrite.htm
But I do not know if the grc tools will tell you more that you already know.
JohnJ


On 2014-04-29 21:04, Khalid Baheyeldin wrote:
> To the hardware gurus out there ...
>
> I have a disk that was misbehaving for a while, and after a lot of 
> trying, I managed to get the (relatively unimportant) data off of it.
>
> But wondering if it would be usable, or I just should junk it.
>
> Here is what "smartctl --all /dev/sdb" says:
>

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