Package smartmontools

Tools for monitoring SMART capable hard disks

The smartmontools package contains two utility programs (smartctl
and smartd) to control and monitor storage systems using the Self-
Monitoring, Analysis and Reporting Technology System (SMART) built
into most modern ATA and SCSI hard disks. In many cases, these
utilities will provide advanced warning of disk degradation and

File Formats
File Description
smartd.conf SMART Disk Monitoring Daemon Configuration File
System Administration
Command Description
smartctl Control and Monitor Utility for SMART Disks
smartd SMART Disk Monitoring Daemon
update-smart-drivedb update smartmontools drive database