Re: IDE feature request & problem

From: Pavel Machek (
Date: Thu Dec 12 2002 - 13:12:50 EST


> > > I have got xfs partition and man fsck.xfs say
> > > that it will run automatically on reboot.
> >
> > You need to force one. Something (I assume XFS) asked the disk for a
> > stupid sector number. Thats mostly likely due to some kind of internal
> > corruption on the XFS
> Or the power supply doesn't give enough power to the drives anymore (my
> 350W PSU is having heavy problems with five or more drives), and the IDE
> transfers get garbled. Note that there is no CRC protection for non-data
> xfers even when UDMA is in use, which includes LBA sector addressing.

But kernel would not log bogus LBA in such case.

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