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What is the best strategy to monitor health of hard disks?

What strategies do you use to monitor the health of your server hard disks? Do you schedule an automatic chkdsk with reporting? How are you alerted of failures?
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How to configure Apache to automatically restart itself every N requests?

We host svn on Apache 2.2 and it's memory usage slowly grows until it just halts. I've heard that there's a magic settings that makes Apache restart itself automatically after processing every N ...
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Experiencing corruption! What's a good reliability test for a Windows file system, RAID or otherwise?

I have a Windows Server 2003 box on my small network. In it is a Promise Fasttrak RAID controller and two parallel ATA Western Digital drives in a RAID-1 (mirror) configuration. When I set this up I ...