DragonFly users List (threaded) for 2011-06
Re: SATA drive problem
Thanks, Francois. After some testing, I've determined that drive is definitely flaky and fortunately I'm still within the vendor return window.
On Wed, Jun 29, 2011 at 12:48 PM, Francois Tigeot <email@example.com>
On Wed, Jun 29, 2011 at 10:22:24AM -0700, Tim Darby wrote:
> I tried to move a big folder from one SATA drive to another and the machine
> stopped responding to the point that it lost network connectivity (DF
> 2.10.1). After reboot, I found the following errors:
> kernel: (da4:ahci0:4:0:0): READ(10). CDB: 28 0 80 3a d6 48 0 0 80 0[...]
> kernel: (da4:ahci0:4:0:0): CAM Status: SCSI Status Error
> kernel: (da4:ahci0:4:0:0): SCSI Status: Check Condition
> kernel: (da4:ahci0:4:0:0): MEDIUM ERROR asc:0,0
> I'm guessing this is a drive problem, not a system problem, but just wantedI'll say some specific parts of the magnetic platters of your drive are
> to check with the experts first. I haven't had a chance to run a drive
> diagnostic yet. I did try a repeat of that same mv command and it happened
> again. The drive is just a month old, FWIW.
damaged and that's why you get this error every time trying to access the same
A drive has not to be old to fail; failure during the first weeks of activity
is relatively common.
It may have been badly packaged or handled during transport or may have been
badly manufactured ...