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Ubuntu HDD health check (S.M.A.R.T.)

Ubuntu HDD health check (S.M.A.R.T.) Self-Monitoring, Analysis and Reporting Technology System (S.M.A.R.T.) is built into most modern ATA and SCSI hard disks. To use SMART to check your disk, install the smartmontools package. To all information provided by SMART on /dev/sda, run sudo smartctl -a /dev/sda To run a selftest on /dev/sda, run sudo smartctl …

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