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Help Wanted - Maintainer for OpenBSD Port

You are an experienced user of OpenBSD and smartmontools and well connected in the OpenBSD community?
You are able to understand and write sourcecode in C and C++. You would like to support smartmontools development on the OpenBSD platform and are willing to invest some time in low level programming and testing?

Then we are looking for you! :-)
Don't hesitate and send a short introduction about yourself and your technical background to smartmontools developer mailing list ... read more

Posted by Gabriele Pohl 2011-08-26

Warning for Samsung F4 EcoGreen drives

Using smartctl with Samsung F4 EcoGreen drives may result in write errors and bad blocks. Do not use smartmontools with these drives!

For details see:
http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/smartmontools/wiki/SamsungF4EGBadBlocks

Posted by Gabriele Pohl 2010-11-24