Re: Corruption Stats: Suggested Blacklist from the data

Alan Cox (
Thu, 30 Jul 1998 13:19:13 +0100 (BST)

> I'm [re-]building a couple of Linux boxes with Fujitsu M1636TAU drives
> (same family, 1.2GB rather than 2.5GB), though they're currently on old
> 486/DX266 and P24T mobos being driven by Promise EIDE Pro and 2300+
> controllers.
> Any more details other than just model number?

All I know is that I had two different people report a DMA corruption problem
with this drive on a uniprocessor system. I don't even know if thats just

> ( I'd sure like to be able to run them until as hard as possible I get a
> chance to upgrade the motherboards out from under them! )

Please do - and let me know after 3 or 4 days of running if they were ok

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