With all the events of September 11th, one would think we'd have learned
about backups by now :)
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[mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Matthew Seaman
Sent: Sunday, January 04, 2004 5:09 PM
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Subject: Re: HD problems after power outage
On Sun, Jan 04, 2004 at 03:36:21PM -0600, backdoc wrote:
> I lost power at my house for a moment this morning which is causing
> some problems with my second hard drive.
[ fsck tale of woe...]
> I try to rerun fsck, but this pattern only repeats. Is there a way to
> fix this?? Or, am I toast?
Toasted to a nice golden brown on both sides. You've had a head crash on
that second drive, which has created a scratch right across a number of disk
sectors. Time to chuck that disk in the bin and restore your backups
onto a new one.
 You *do* have backups, don't you?
Dr Matthew J Seaman MA, D.Phil. 26 The Paddocks
PGP: http://www.infracaninophile.co.uk/pgpkey Marlow
Tel: +44 1628 476614 Bucks., SL7 1TH UK
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