Question about IBM DGHS09Y (dghs-09y) 9.10 GB Hard Drive

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We have a IBM SCSI hard disk, Type: DGHS, P/N: 59H6761, 9.1GB. At boot time, we got error: SCSI ID %: Fail. after that, the system can not identify the SCSI hard disk. Anyone know to identify/fix that problem? Many thanks for any advice!

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In all likelihood, your drive has reached the end of its lifespan. You may be fortunate enough to be able to read it just long enough to recover important data, but doing a full copy of the hard drive may be out of the question.
Data recovery, in general, is tricky and not something that can be done by just anyone. The simplest way I would suggest trying to cover some of this data is to take it to a computer repair shop and have them try to read it and let them know what the important data on it is. You could try to access it yourself by either connecting it to a friend's machine or, if you're a bit more savvy, to boot up using a Linux LiveCD and read the disk that way.
In any case, with most SCSI drives being over 10 years old in some instances, I would expect that your drive has just failed.

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