Re: OT: IDE controlers

From: Adam Sampson (
Date: Sat Jun 17 2000 - 07:04:37 EST

On Thu, Jun 15, 2000 at 12:55:09PM -0700, Shane Wegner wrote:
> I'm not sure where to ask this but I have a 60gb hard drive which hangs my
> bios when I boot up. When I installed the 32gb jumper, it worked fine but
> Linux gave me sector not found errors when I passed it the geometry on the
> command line.

If you can boot off something else, then just tell the BIOS that the drive
doesn't exist; Linux should still detect it. Worked for me...


Adam Sampson

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