diskscan - tool to scan a block device

Property Value
Distribution Slackware 14.1
Repository Slackonly x86_64
Package filename diskscan-0.13-x86_64-2_slack.txz
Package name diskscan
Package version 0.13
Package release 2_slack
Package architecture x86_64
Package type txz
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer -
Download size 24.00 KB
Installed size 70.00 KB
Diskscan is a tool to scan a block device and check if there are
unreadable sectors,in addition it uses read latency times as an
assessment for a near failure as sectors that are problematic to read
Diskscan will only perform reads in its disk surface scan so it is
not destructive.


Package Version Architecture Repository
diskscan-0.13-i486-1_slack.txz 0.13 i486 Slackonly
diskscan - - -


Type URL
Mirror packages.slackonly.com
Binary Package diskscan-0.13-x86_64-2_slack.txz
Source Package -

Install Howto

  1. Download diskscan-0.13-x86_64-2_slack.txz
  2. Install diskscan txz package:
    # upgradepkg --install-new diskscan-0.13-x86_64-2_slack.txz



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