Strange corruption (?) problem

Markus Peuhkuri puhuri at
Mon Aug 8 12:57:59 UTC 2005

Professor Stafylopaths wrote:

>I seem to have a strange problem with an ext3 fs partition.
>Whenever I transfer several files to this partition and compare
>the md5 and sha1 sums with the originals don't match. Seems like
I would first suspect memory problem.  Run memtest86 to check your
system.  I had few years ago similar problem as I transfered lots of
files (that time large 18 GB disk).  Luckyly, before deleting original
files checked those with 'gzip -t' that failed...

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