We started “long” selftests on a number of scsi drives yesterday afternoon, most of  them finished within 2 hours but some of them are still running:

 

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SMART Self-test log

Num  Test              Status                 segment  LifeTime  LBA_first_err [SK ASC ASQ]

     Description                              number   (hours)

# 1  Background long   Self test in progress ...   -   NOW                   - [-   -    -]

# 2  Background short  Completed                   -     4                   - [-   -    -]

 

It’s been more than 24 hours , is this an indication of drive failure?

Any ideas ? should I try to re-run at this point?

 

Here’s more information about the drives :

 Device: HP 36.4G ST336752FC       Version: HP05

Serial number: 3ET0DLGA

Device type: disk

Transport protocol: Fibre channel (FCP-2)

Local Time is: Sun Apr 17 22:06:57 2005 CDT

Device supports SMART and is Enabled

Temperature Warning Enabled

SMART Health Status: OK

 

Current Drive Temperature:     14 C

Drive Trip Temperature:        65 C

Vendor (Seagate) cache information

  Blocks sent to initiator = 3051849676

  Blocks received from initiator = 2533147844

  Blocks read from cache and sent to initiator = 1119708590

  Number of read and write commands whose size <= segment size = 441988801

  Number of read and write commands whose size > segment size = 6055734

Vendor (Seagate/Hitachi) factory information

  number of hours powered up = 7318.48

  number of minutes until next internal SMART test = 0

 

Error counter log:

           Errors Corrected by           Total   Correction     Gigabytes    Total

               EEC          rereads/    errors   algorithm      processed    uncorrected

           fast | delayed   rewrites  corrected  invocations   [10^9 bytes]  errors

read:    1366618        0         0   1366618    1366618      29809.144           0

write:         0        0         0         0          0       3598.855           0

verify:        0        0         0         0          0          0.001           0

 

Non-medium error count:        0

 

Error Events logging not supported

 

SMART Self-test log

Num  Test              Status                 segment  LifeTime  LBA_first_err [SK ASC ASQ]

     Description                              number   (hours)

# 1  Background long   Self test in progress ...   -   NOW                   - [-   -    -]

# 2  Background short  Completed                   -     4                   - [-   -    -]

 

Thanks in advance,

 

Franco.