Many errors during yum update [resolved?]

Adam Williamson awilliam at
Thu Apr 7 16:11:16 UTC 2011

On Thu, 2011-04-07 at 11:06 -0500, Steven Stern wrote:

> > Dollars to donuts, your disk's dying. Run smartctl on it, check the
> > system logs, do some backups, check out your manufacturers return
> > policy...
> Adam: It's a brand new disk. I think what happened is that I was testing
> hibernate/suspend/poweroff stuff (because this is a laptop) and the
> repeated cycles led to some file system corruption, or I may have moved
> it from my desk to my bag before the disk and file system were
> completely shut down.

Ah, that would definitely be a possibility too, yup.
Adam Williamson
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