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disappearing hdd

Post by cdhgold » Tue Mar 06, 2012 1:43 am

my /dev/sdc mounted as /mnt/media keeps disappearing from system intermittently

i run a mount -a and it mounts without issue

here is what I see in /var/log/messages

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Mar  6 00:49:30 whiskey kernel: [718312.856890] ata3: exception Emask 0x10 SAct 0x0 SErr 0x90200 action 0xe frozen
Mar  6 00:49:30 whiskey kernel: [718312.856900] ata3: irq_stat 0x00400000, PHY RDY changed
Mar  6 00:49:30 whiskey kernel: [718312.856908] ata3: SError: { Persist PHYRdyChg 10B8B }
Mar  6 00:49:30 whiskey kernel: [718312.856920] ata3: hard resetting link
Mar  6 00:49:32 whiskey kernel: [718315.007063] ata3: SATA link down (SStatus 0 SControl 310)
Mar  6 00:49:32 whiskey kernel: [718315.029937] ata3: hard resetting link
Mar  6 00:49:35 whiskey kernel: [718317.578076] ata3: SATA link down (SStatus 0 SControl 310)
Mar  6 00:49:35 whiskey kernel: [718317.608936] ata3: hard resetting link
Mar  6 00:49:36 whiskey kernel: [718318.882069] ata3: SATA link down (SStatus 0 SControl 310)
Mar  6 00:49:36 whiskey kernel: [718318.882087] ata3.00: disabled
Mar  6 00:49:36 whiskey kernel: [718318.882112] ata3: EH complete
Mar  6 00:49:36 whiskey kernel: [718318.882129] ata3.00: detaching (SCSI 2:0:0:0)
Mar  6 00:49:36 whiskey kernel: [718318.885716] sd 2:0:0:0: [sdc] Synchronizing SCSI cache
Mar  6 00:49:36 whiskey kernel: [718318.885812] sd 2:0:0:0: [sdc]  Result: hostbyte=DID_BAD_TARGET driverbyte=DRIVER_OK
Mar  6 00:49:36 whiskey kernel: [718318.885821] sd 2:0:0:0: [sdc] Stopping disk
Mar  6 00:49:36 whiskey kernel: [718318.885840] sd 2:0:0:0: [sdc] START_STOP FAILED
Mar  6 00:49:36 whiskey kernel: [718318.885844] sd 2:0:0:0: [sdc]  Result: hostbyte=DID_BAD_TARGET driverbyte=DRIVER_OK
Mar  6 00:49:36 whiskey kernel: [718318.898853] ata3: exception Emask 0x10 SAct 0x0 SErr 0x40c0000 action 0xe frozen
Mar  6 00:49:36 whiskey kernel: [718318.898863] ata3: irq_stat 0x00000040, connection status changed
Mar  6 00:49:36 whiskey kernel: [718318.898871] ata3: SError: { CommWake 10B8B DevExch }
Mar  6 00:49:36 whiskey kernel: [718318.898885] ata3: limiting SATA link speed to 1.5 Gbps
Mar  6 00:49:36 whiskey kernel: [718318.898894] ata3: hard resetting link
Mar  6 00:49:39 whiskey kernel: [718321.612077] ata3: SATA link up 1.5 Gbps (SStatus 113 SControl 310)
Mar  6 00:49:39 whiskey kernel: [718321.612671] ata3.00: ATA-7: ST3250310AS, 3.AAC, max UDMA/133
Mar  6 00:49:39 whiskey kernel: [718321.612679] ata3.00: 488397168 sectors, multi 0: LBA48 NCQ (depth 31/32)
Mar  6 00:49:39 whiskey kernel: [718321.613376] ata3.00: configured for UDMA/133
Mar  6 00:49:39 whiskey kernel: [718321.613390] ata3: EH complete
Mar  6 00:49:39 whiskey kernel: [718321.613617] scsi 2:0:0:0: Direct-Access     ATA      ST3250310AS      3.AA PQ: 0 ANSI: 5
Mar  6 00:49:39 whiskey kernel: [718321.614104] sd 2:0:0:0: [sdc] 488397168 512-byte logical blocks: (250 GB/232 GiB)
Mar  6 00:49:39 whiskey kernel: [718321.614236] sd 2:0:0:0: [sdc] Write Protect is off
Mar  6 00:49:39 whiskey kernel: [718321.614300] sd 2:0:0:0: [sdc] Write cache: enabled, read cache: enabled, doesn't support DPO or FUA
Mar  6 00:49:39 whiskey kernel: [718321.615256] sd 2:0:0:0: Attached scsi generic sg2 type 0
Mar  6 00:49:39 whiskey kernel: [718321.639529]  sdc: sdc1
Mar  6 00:49:39 whiskey kernel: [718321.640154] sd 2:0:0:0: [sdc] Attached SCSI disk 
you guys think drive failing or suspect cable?

OS is 64bit fedora 16

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Re: disappearing hdd

Post by cdhgold » Mon Sep 03, 2012 3:26 am

just to follow up it was bad cable

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Re: disappearing hdd

Post by Basher52 » Tue Sep 04, 2012 2:04 pm

Bad cable huh, who would think :P
Good to know though...

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