Re: hdb: status error: error=0x40 <3>{ UncorrectableError }

From: Jaswinder Singh
Date: Mon Jan 26 2009 - 00:40:58 EST

On Mon, Jan 26, 2009 at 11:00 AM, Jaswinder Singh
<jaswindercluster@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Story is like this:
> I was using Fedora 8 on my machine with one hard disk, So I was
> planning to add another OS 'Rock Cluster 5.1', so I added another
> working drive as primary slave and start loading Rock cluster 5.1
> during installation machine reboots so when I log on to Fedora 8
> machine I get uncorrectable error, I thought may be somehow this drive
> is broken so I connected another drive as primary slave and I also
> verified that it is mounting on Fedora 8 and also showing correct
> data.
> So I again started Rock Cluster frontend installation , I did manual
> partition on hdb and during format it shows me unrecoverable error. So
> when I started Fedora 8 it also show uncorrectable error on another
> drive also.
> So I am still trying what goes wrong.
>> Another machine may mean another controller and entirely different
>> IDE host driver.
>> Your bugreport is too sparse in information to say more
>> (please at least post IDE related kernel config part).
> I am attaching dmesg because from /var/log/messages because dmesg is
> clipping data and also attaching config file.

In earlier email I send dmesg of first broken hdb, this is dmesg of
second broken hdb.

# /sbin/fdisk /dev/hdb

Unable to read /dev/hdb

If you need more info please let me know.


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