Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: new recorder 20, bad sectors
Re: new recorder 20, bad sectors
From: Linus Nielsen Feltzing <linus_at_haxx.se>
Date: Tue, 20 Apr 2004 08:04:55 +0200
Glenn Ervin at Home wrote:
> Why not just do a scandisk and fix the errors?
Scandisk can't fix bad sectors. All it can do is to prevent the file
system from using them. A new hard disk shouldn't have sector errors in
the first place.
(Or have I just been lucky to never have seen sector errors at all on
any of my hard disks? Anyone?)
Received on 2004-04-20