Poor cabling would cause ICRC (Interface CRC) errors not ECC errors.
On Fri, 16 Nov 2007, Jon Nelson wrote:
> On 11/15/07, Michael Manning <weathermon@...> wrote:
>> I've recently installed a new hard drive into my server and have noticed an
>> enormous amount of ECC errors which seem to be constantly increasing. The
>> drive is not mounted and only gets used at midnight when a backup is
>> Is this normal behavior? I replaced the motherboard, cpu and ram not too
>> long ago in an upgrade and thought maybe it might fix the problem however
>> the ecc errors just keep climbing.
> Check the cable. If the drive is newish it could be a bad drive (I had
> one go bad like this), however I would suspect cable first, maybe it
> got jiggled or something.