[SATLUG] OT: Hard Drive Failure

Wayne Walker wwalker at bybent.com
Wed Feb 13 14:41:18 CST 2008


On Wed, Feb 13, 2008 at 02:35:24PM -0600, Jim Parkhurst wrote:
> In that case the option that seems to remain is to find a same-same drive, carefully, very carefully remove your platter to the working drive to access the data. And have some reliable backup media to catch the data being copied.

Before transplanting platters, I would recommend the controller card
swap.  if the controller card swap doesn't work, then transplant the
platters.

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Wayne Walker

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