> Hi, just thought I'd give a little information about a problem I
> encountered running smartd on my system.
> Here are the specifics:
> RedHat 9 with 2.4.20 kernel
> Only hard drive is a Seagate ST340017A (not in smartctl/smartd database)
> Nforce IDE chipset
> smartmontools 5.1-18
> When running smartd with the following smartd.conf, I get a segmentation
> DEVICESCAN -H -l error -m tmaddox@... -P ignore
Well, you have the dubious honor of having found the first "real" bug in
5.1-18. Looks like it's time for 5.19 (we are changing the release
I've just fixed this bug in the code base. A good workaround is to add
"-o on" to the line above. This will enable auto-offline testing on any
drives that support it, probably a "good thing".
My apologies -- this was a programming oversight on my part.