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From: Mick <michaelkintzios@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-user@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-user] Hard drive click of death?
Date: Sat, 03 Oct 2015 09:36:54
1 Hi All,
3 Recently I noticed that an old drive is clicking 3 or 4 times when it is
4 powered up. Thereafter is stays quiet. I think it is a mechanical fault,
5 because I placed the box on its side and the drive did not click when booting
6 up.
8 I ran smartctl short/long/conveyance tests and no errors are reported.
10 In your experience is this something to concern myself with? There is not
11 business critical data on the drive at present.
12 --
13 Regards,
14 Mick


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Re: [gentoo-user] Hard drive click of death? Alan McKinnon <alan.mckinnon@×××××.com>
Re: [gentoo-user] Hard drive click of death? Dale <rdalek1967@×××××.com>
Re: [gentoo-user] Hard drive click of death? Meino.Cramer@×××.de