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Checking all hard drives for errors

First of all, I fired up my trusty SysRescueCD USB stick. Start with getting some SMART information: smartctl -a /dev/sda Perform a short test - takes a few minutes only: smartctl -t short /dev/sda Check results: smartctl -l selftest /dev/sda General health report: smartctl -H /dev/sda My external U.....