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Old 12-26-2018, 11:37 AM   #103
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Default Re: The hard drive failure thread

Originally Posted by ChaosLegionnaire View Post

i also noticed that this live session of mini-xp started to stutter after the overnight write scan. strange... also, i have something like 200-300 slow sectors that take >600ms to be readable/writeable. i think im going to try to make the drive reallocate the slow sectors with >500ms response time using victoria.
I bet, if it was one of those Maxtor "slimeline" HDDs, you would keep seeing shit like that even when you told the utility to have slow sectors like that excluded!

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