From: Bruce Allen <ballen@gr...> - 2004-05-04 15:58:38
> Hello, Bruce!
> On Mon, May 03, 2004 at 11:11:35AM -0500, Bruce Allen wrote:
> > > Please find attached the output of smartctl -a /dev/hdX.
> > Note: until it's added to the database your disk need -v 9,seconds
> Thank you for the hint. I find the resulting value strange, though.
> Because it gives me 8 and something months of "power on" time, and it
> does not correspond to actual time this computers is on (almost all
> the time for approximately 3 years, excluding the time for h/w
> upgrades and such), nor it corresponds to uptime (39 days). Just
> curious whether this could be some kind of "abstract units"?
Have a look at the smartmontools FAQ at
htp://smartmontools.sf.net/. You'll see that there are a number of
firmware bugs related to Attribute 9 (though none are Fujitsu). I suggest
that you monitor the value of Attribute 9 over a period of days or weeks
to understand it.
Then send us a note to explain!