[nSLUG] Hard drive error messages

J. Paul Bissonnette jpaulb at eastlink.ca
Sun Dec 18 11:04:33 AST 2005


Rich wrote:

>On Sat, 2005-12-17 at 18:34 -0400, J. Paul Bissonnette wrote:
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>>gnwiii at gmail.com wrote:
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>>Other drives disconnected, the box resets shortly after disk 2 runs.
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>>I am going away until the new  year, the box gets shut off until then.
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>Any bios issues, how are the settings in CMOS, anything hardcoded for
>drive specs?  
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I have not touched the Bios on the mother board since  years.


>The quick rebooting sounds like a possible geometry issue,
>might not be seeing the drive.  Maybe the controller on the drive is
>fscked.
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>Try the drive on the secondary controller. see if CMOS sees it.
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>Good luck
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