What program to use for fixing disk problems

Karl Wilbur karl at karlwilbur.net
Sat Dec 1 19:03:27 UTC 2012

If you are looking for checkingbthe fikesystem, use fsck.

To check the hard disk for errors, use badblocks. You should also loot at
the SMART tools available.

If a media check finds errors, then you should run a subsequent fikesystem
On Nov 30, 2012 10:17 AM, "Christian" <christian08 at runbox.com> wrote:

> Hi all,
> What program should I use if I want to scan a hardisk for errors and
> eventually fix them?
> Many thanks,
> Christian
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