Re: squid 1.1.20 seem to destroy my scsi hd!

From: Henrik Nordstrom <>
Date: Mon, 09 Feb 1998 23:31:17 +0100

Utente per Mailing List wrote:
> sense key Medium Error
> Additional sense indicates Unrecovered read error
> scsidisk I/O error: dev 08:02, sector ....

What is the cooling around your disk? Busy disks generate some heat, and
a standard PC chassis has far from ideal cooling (almost non-existent in
most cases)...

Try putting the disk in a decent external cabinet, as these tend to have
a much more directed cooling (and it greatly simplifies replacing the
disk when it fails, which disks do sooner or later).

A disk that is kept well within the specified working temperature feels
much better than a disk that gets overheated each time it has to much to

Henrik Nordström
Sparetime Squid Hacker
Received on Mon Feb 09 1998 - 15:15:47 MST

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