startind smartD [failed]

LarryT guess.who at
Tue Mar 21 19:24:50 UTC 2006

Michal, i am sorry, but you didn't read what i wrote :-/
Please, have a look again at the attachement
(i have put @@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@ at the right place :))

---------> i tried many things ;)

Michal Jaegermann wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 21, 2006 at 07:02:11PM +0100, LarryT wrote:
>>it doesn't make any change :(
> ....
>>[root at ws044 ~]#
> That writes on stdout; so if you used commands like you show
> then no change is not so surprising.  A suggestion was
> ' >/etc/smartd.conf' which is something different
> than the above.
> There is also possibilty that you have to turn on SMART capabilities
> on a device or devices - if such capabilities are indeed present.
> See 'man smartctl' and there option '-s' in particular.  If you
> have disks which do not support SMART then do not include these in
> /etc/smartd.conf or you will always get failures.
>    Michal

"Computers are like air conditioners - They stop working properly when
you open Windows !"

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