On Wed, 9 Mar 2016 15:01:01 -0800 (PST)
"Jerome O'Connor" <jer...@csiferroscan.co.nz> wrote:
> so yeah, 4 separate operations, 9 different corrupted objects. Any
> ideas what's happening here and how i can fix it?
> I'm running Win7 Ultimate SP1. Drive F: is a 1TB windows software
> RAID 1. Drives D: and G: are 1TB partitions on the same 2TB single
> HDD. Using TortoiseGit 1.8.11 and
> git 1.9.4.msysgit.1
> and the corruption happens regardless of whether i'm using the
> tortoisegit gui, or the command line for git
Before other things, can you verify it's not memory errors (check out
memtest and memtest86+, run them both, for several hours) or disk errors
(use smartmontools for Windows and do a "long" / "offline" test of your
drives -- if you're not running an expensive RAID array which should
have certain knobs to run SMART checks of its own).
I mean, if your box does not have ECC RAM, occasional bit flips might
lead to what you're observing.
Trying a recent version of Git is also a good idea--it's now following
the upstream releases pretty close. 160GB archive also appears to be a
good candidate for processing with 64-bit software (though using 32-bit
Git should not matter for the kind of problem you're facing).
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