badblocks output format question
tytso at mit.edu
Tue Sep 23 05:07:30 UTC 2008
On Mon, Sep 22, 2008 at 10:01:37AM +0200, Jelle de Jong wrote:
> Hello List,
> I was testing a harddisk with badblocks, but i cant find what the exact
> output means. I have attached my logfile. Is the drive bad or ok :-p.
You're drive is fine. This was a bug in the badblocks program which
was introduced in e2fsprogs 1.41.1. This caused the percentage and
elapsed time to be incorrectly displayed when the badblocks options -w
and -s were given.
Thanks for mentioning it. I'll fix it for the next release.
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