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    SubjectRe: Linux 2.2.x corrupting ext2 partitions (seagate medlist hdd)
    On Thu, Apr 01, 1999 at 09:22:49AM -0500, Mark Lord wrote:
    > Chris wrote:
    > ...
    > > hda: ST36422A, 6103MB w/256kB Cache, CHS=778/255/63, UDMA
    > ...
    > > EXT2-fs error (device 03:03): ext2_check_descriptors: Inode bitmap for group 1 not in group (block 0)!
    > ...
    > Based on my own experiences and those of others,
    > >>> Seagate Medalist ATA drives are BELOW SPEC units <<<

    anybody know about IBM deskstar? I lost a couple of mail folders yesterday
    mysteriously (size became -1 as reported by stat, and number of blocks allocated
    was 0). I have unmaskirq and write-cache turned on. Problem here, maybe?
    Though IBM guarantees that at most one sector will be lost with write-cache even
    if the system plain loses power.

    Also, an fsck reported nothing wrong with the filesys (ext2) (and yes, I did do -f).

    -- arvind

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