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greg.e.galvin@gmail.com

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Disk Error - Bad Sectors
« on: April 05, 2018, 08:30:37 pm »
I'm getting the following error on my Buffalo LinkStation:

DISK Error Notification

HDD error occurred
Disk(s) the error occurred:"Disk 2"


(sdb) READ sector:2002952 count:29
Disk writing error
Continuous backup is recommended.


[LinkStationInformation]
 LinkStationName: LS-WVLA5B (LS-WVL)
 Time: 2018/04/04 18:16:15
 Setting Screen: http://192.168.108.101/

I've completely backed up my hard drive to another external drive and now want to recover the raid array. 
Can I just try to rebuild the raid array and see if it fixes the bad sectors or do I need to buy a new drive and then rebuild it?  I'm pretty sure this was caused by a power failure so I doubt it is a failed drive.

Thanks,
Greg G