Re: Hard locks while copying large directory structures

Phillip R. Jaenke (
Mon, 6 Jul 1998 13:03:17 -0400 (EDT)

On Mon, 6 Jul 1998, Mark Lord wrote:

> Bingo. IDE requires cables 18" or less (from the spec),
> and UDMA generally prefers 16" or less.

I goofed on my guesstimates.

ide0 is 9".
ide1 is 18".

hda is UDMA
hdb is EIDE
hdc is EIDE

It's the drive's logic board, I suspect. As soon as I have another few
cups of coffee, I'm gonna call up Maxtor, and begin the reaming.

--Phillip R. Jaenke ( - InterNIC: PRJ5)
TheGuyInCharge(tm), Ketyra Designs, Inc.
"That's IT! I'm gonna slap Dr.Watson with a malpractice suit!!" --Keihra
ObBob! KHpB lWulH EO m23 C(PEW) B-18 OlO LM(p) ScjnM T++ A9! H8oc b123 D+
! I reserve the right to bill spammers for my time and disk space !

To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to