On Fri, Jun 04, 2004 at 04:03:32PM -0400, AndyLiebman@xxxxxxx wrote:
> Also, does one run 'badblocks' on unmounted individual drives and/or
> partitions? Or on the entire mounted RAID. I would imagine the
either. if you do the entire sw RAID it might not be clear which
underlying device is bad if that's the case however under such cases i
would expect the RAID to mark that drive bad a give you a chance to
On Fri, Jun 04, 2004 at 04:06:15PM -0400, AndyLiebman@xxxxxxx wrote:
> Oh, one more thing. What kind of output do you get from xfs_repair
> and badblocks?
> Do either of these automatically repair problems, or just report on
> what needs repair?
xfs_repair will repair problems. badblocks can't repair anything
since it's a hw problem --- and if you do have badblocks, XFS won't
basically, if you have a bad disk, replace it ASAP