Stress test on HP Hard Disk

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crowm
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Stress test on HP Hard Disk

#1 Post by crowm » Mon Jan 09, 2006 7:46 am

What kind of stress test can i do on HP disk that is on UBCd?

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#2 Post by Victor Chew » Mon Jan 09, 2006 1:30 pm

Frankly I don't think it's such a great idea doing stress test on a hard disk, since it has mechanical parts.

If you want to check for bad sectors, you can use one of the manufacturer's util, depending on whether your HDD is made by IBM, Seagate, Maxtor etc.

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#3 Post by Scott Cooper » Tue Jan 17, 2006 8:40 pm

The Hitachi (was IBM) Drive Fitness Test has it.

It is useful for testing refurbed drives.

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