Evan Martin (evan) wrote in evan_tech,
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new hard drive

My new hard drive, every five minutes or so, starts lightly humming and occasionally clicking. Like the sound reiserfs makes when it mounts a disk. Nothing in dmesg.

It's like Final Destination in computers: I managed to salvage the data before, and now the grim reaper of data loss is coming for what it tried to claim a year ago.
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