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ORA-00204: error in reading (block string, # blocks string) of controlfile

dear all

when i start db

with command sqlplus "/as sysdba"

at the end it generate an error

C:\Documents and Settings\idsadm>sqlplus "/as sysdba"

SQL*Plus: Release 10.2.0.1.0 - Production on Mon Oct 20 12:47:37 2008

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Connected to an idle instance.

SQL> startup

ORACLE instance started.

Total System Global Area 557842432 bytes

Fixed Size 1250140 bytes

Variable Size 289410212 bytes

Database Buffers 264241152 bytes

Redo Buffers 2940928 bytes

ORA-00204: error in reading (block 3, # blocks 50) of control file

ORA-00202: control file: 'F:\ORACLE\IDS\SAPDATA1\CNTRL\CNTRLIDS.DBF'

ORA-27091: unable to queue I/O

ORA-27070: async read/write failed

OSD-04006: ReadFile() failure, unable to read from file

O/S-Error: (OS 23) Data error (cyclic redundancy check).

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