ATA1: {SError CommWake DevExc

Installing, Configuring, Troubleshooting server daemons such as Web and Mail
Post Reply
rcsilva1973
Posts: 1
Joined: 2014/03/18 05:33:24

ATA1: {SError CommWake DevExc

Post by rcsilva1973 » 2014/03/18 05:38:53

I have a client that has a server running CentOS 5, happened a few power outages that UPS could not hold the time the blackout happens when you try to put the server in the air started to kernel panic error and could not mount the partition / dev / proc went with CentOS livecd mounted the partition ran fsck.ext3 was over 24 hours and still going, only that keeps popping up error message ATA1: {SError CommWake DevExc irq_Stat 0x0000040 ... and also how to fix it when I restarted the server appeared oara log in but will not let you type anything just entering the livecd to enter the hd, I can even mount another, but I need a file to a virtual disk server to put this on the new server, how to act in this case ......! I'm newbie in Linux

User avatar
TrevorH
Forum Moderator
Posts: 26970
Joined: 2009/09/24 10:40:56
Location: Brighton, UK

Re: ATA1: {SError CommWake DevExc

Post by TrevorH » 2014/03/18 10:30:25

Without seeing the full error message, I would say that your hard disk is dying and you should investigate further using the manufacturer supplied tools.
CentOS 5 died in March 2017 - migrate NOW!
CentOS 6 goes EOL sooner rather than later, get upgrading!
Full time Geek, part time moderator. Use the FAQ Luke

Post Reply

Return to “CentOS 5 - Server Support”