Re: Problems with Promise IDE controller under 2.4.1

From: Andre Hedrick (
Date: Thu Feb 01 2001 - 03:23:33 EST

On 31 Jan 2001, Rupa Schomaker wrote:

> But now it doesn't matter. The drive was tainted (fdisk run while
> attached to the mainboard controller) and now that geometry is
> "stuck". <shrug> I was mostly explaining why it is nice to get the
> same geometry on two identical drives (RAID1 is easier for the human
> to deal with).

It doesn't but I got out of the geometry business two+ years ago...
Andries (Mr. FDisk) Brouwer is the man......


Andre Hedrick
Linux ATA Development

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