[Gllug] Hard drive problems

James Roberts jr at stabilys.com
Fri Jun 1 11:50:28 UTC 2007

Rich Walker wrote:
>> Questions/considerations -
>> 1. I assume you are on a real UPS?
> No - directly to mains.

Even a cheap in-line UPS will help clean up the mains. 10 years ago the 
UK mains was reliable. Not now.

>> 2. Have you checked/swapped system PSU?
> Not yet. On list to do as and when...
> Useful. The disks check out in another machine, so I suspect the PSU...

It's certainly possible. Different drives are more/less sensitive to 
supply disturbances...

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