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[Acronym] for __S__elf __M__onitoring, __A__nalysis and __R__eporting __T__echnology.
-If you see your [BIOS] refer to S.M.A.R.T this is it
. The Hard drive supports many features that people aren't normally aware. A hard drive can try and predict it's failure, and can tell you various parts about it's health, configure it for security, perform a "security disk wipe" and all sorts of goodies
+ If you see your [BIOS] refer to S.M.A.R.T this is it.
[Debian], RedHat and
[Mandrake] or http://sourceforge.net/projects/smartsuite
) and try
+ ([Debian], RedHat [Mandrake] ) and .
First enable SMART:
smartctl -e /dev/hd''x''
+ view information:
smartctl -a /dev/hd''x''
("a" = all information. "v" = vendor-specific)
# smartctl -v /dev/hda
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(199)UDMA CRC Error Count 0x003e 200 181 000 23
(200)Unknown Attribute 0x0000 100 253 000 0
(202)Unknown Attribute 0x0032 100 253 000 0
It's amazing, it gives you the total running time of the drive, how many times it's been power cycled (!), how many sectors have been remapped (and when!).
one of computings li'l secrets.
+It's amazing, it gives you the total running time of the drive, how many times it's been power cycled (!), how many sectors have been remapped (and when!). one of computings li'l secrets.