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Re: Kernel boot problems or is my hard drive failing ?



On Wed, 2010-01-06 at 16:48 +0100, Michael Schwendt wrote:
> On Wed, 06 Jan 2010 08:35:43 -0700, Linuxguy123 wrote:
> 
> > On Wed, 2010-01-06 at 09:23 +1100, Chris Smart wrote:
> > > 2010/1/6 Linuxguy123 <linuxguy123 gmail com>:
> > > >
> > > > Is anyone else experiencing a problem booting ?   Does this sound like a
> > > > kernel problem or is my hard drive failing ?
> > > 
> > > If your drive and BIOS supports S.M.A.R.T, then gnome-disk-utility
> > > (palimpsest) will tell you the status of your drive..
> > 
> > I can't seem to find this utility in Fedora.   Can someone verify its
> > spelling/existence ?
> 
> You can, too:  yum search palim

Found it and installed it.  Its a very useful application.  

It was part of the gnome-disk-utility package.  I missed that part in
the op.

My disk is SMART enabled and the utility reports that it is healthy.  I
have a booting problem to look into. 

Thanks for the help. 




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