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fester:scrub [2016/06/11 14:18]
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fester:scrub [2016/06/11 14:21] (current)
dan [Scrub Schedules]
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 There are a few things you need to know before starting. There are a few things you need to know before starting.
  
-  - +  - Do not schedule scrubs and SMART tests to run at the same time. This can cause the scrub to never complete. 
- +  - Only one SMART test at a time can be run on the same disk. We cannot have a scenario were the Long test and the Short test are running simultaneously on the same drive. 
-Do not schedule scrubs and SMART tests to run at the same time. This can cause the scrub to never complete. +  - Scrubs and SMART tests are almost pointless on SSDs (Fester does not know why. I can see why surface scans and badblocks tests would be a waste of time, but not scrubs and some types of SMART tests. If anyone knows why let me know and I will try to include it in the guide.).
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-Only one SMART test at a time can be run on the same disk. We cannot have a scenario were the Long test and the Short test are running simultaneously on the same drive. +
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-Scrubs and SMART tests are almost pointless on SSDs (Fester does not know why. I can see why surface scans and badblocks tests would be a waste of time, but not scrubs and some types of SMART tests. If anyone knows why let me know and I will try to include it in the guide.).+
  
 When considering scrubs and SMART tests all manner of questions arise. What tests should be done? How often? When considering scrubs and SMART tests all manner of questions arise. What tests should be done? How often?
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