smartmontools on powerEdge 1950

Jefferson Ogata poweredge at
Thu Apr 15 19:55:24 CDT 2010

On 2010-04-15 20:30, KnX wrote:
> I tried but I said what has worked, the original idea for what I want to 
> analyze this is bad sectors on my hard disk array, however I was unable 
> to walk smartools hchar, any other ideas? know any way to get what I 
> want without using SmartTools?

On SAS disk, you can query media error log pages on individual disks to 
find this out using megasasctl:

Generally SAS disks support independent read, write, and verify error 
log pages which will give you a count on low-level disk errors. SATA 
disks are more limited.

You can also schedule disk self-tests using the -T option, regardless of 
the disk type.

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