[clug] S.M.A.R.T message for hd failure
pbarker at barker.dropbear.id.au
Thu Jan 31 23:42:30 GMT 2008
On Fri, 1 Feb 2008, steve jenkin wrote:
> As another post advised - run the Linux SMART utility to check the drive.
> Make sure you have second, safe copies of important data.
I'd make that "make sure you have at least three copies of your important
Run RAID-1. Disks are cheap - they really are.
Have off-site backups. This is MUCH more work, but when your server
catches fire, you'll be less unhappy :)
Peter Barker | Programmer,Sysadmin,Geek.
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