On Fri, 29 Aug 2003 23:51, Jerry McAllister wrote: > > I wanted to clear the dmesg -a output because i had this problem with > > a IDE disk, wich give this message all over > > > > ad0s1g: hard error reading fsbn 133851519 of 65253984-65254015 (ad0s1 bn > > 133851519; cn 8331 tn 222 sn 18) status=59 error=40 ad0s1g: hard error > > reading fsbn 133851519 of 65253984-65254015 (ad0s1 bn 133851519; cn 8331 > > tn 222 sn 18) status=59 error=40 ad0s1g: hard error reading fsbn > > 133851519 of 65253984-65254015 (ad0s1 bn 133851519; cn 8331 tn 222 sn 18) > > status=59 error=40 ... and so one > > > > i mirrored the disk and change with other, and now is dificult to see > > if that is ok...unless i clear the buffer to see if the messages keep on > > I don't understand. Mirroring a failing disk will not stop it from > failing or eliminate/reduce disk errors from it. Even if it suppresses > some of the error messages, the disk would still be failing. >
I don't believe he is talking about RAID. I think he means he has copied the disk to another and then substituted the copy for the original. Malcolm _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"