[SATLUG] First question - RAID5 quit working - selftest

Don Wright satlug at sbcglobal.net
Mon Aug 17 01:34:34 CDT 2009

On Mon, 17 Aug 2009 02:09:16 -0400, D Villarreal <dvprogs at gmail.com>

>Don't forget options are before the device... something like
>smartctl -l selftest /dev/sda

Right. That's the official way and I apologize for teaching bad habits.
I'm pretty sure the way I quoted it worked for me, but that's no
guarantee it will in other cases. I know the mdadm commands can get
picky about the order of arguments (by trying it the wrong way first.)

Thanks, Daniel.  --Don

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