Re: Raq2 Sarge Install Disk Errors
your problem seems to be strange....
On other hardware-platform like a SAT-Receiver (Hyundai HS-830HCI)
there is a problem with some
Manufacturers of Harddrives because of the level which is used for
The receiver doesnt work properly with some drives if they are in
The receiver did use a lower DMA-Level like the Cobalt RAQ/Qube.
Some drives, like the ones from Samsung, could be reconfigured to use
UDMA 100,66 or 33
This did help sometimes on the Hyundai.
The problem with the partitions created on a PC when using it with a
Cobalt-Computer could be resulted
in using a different translation-scheme (Heads, Cylinder, Sectors) for
formating the drive (like CHS or LBA).
The AUTO-Function in your PC may not give you the same result as the
detection in the RAQ.
My drives only did hang/freeze if they are limited, by Jumper, to 32GB.
Dont set they to cable-select ....
Whats the Name of the Manufacturer and the Modell-Nuber/Name of your
(I did only find data about the size of your drives).
Am 13.08.2004 um 23:27 schrieb David Thurman:
I am continuing my saga on trying to get Martin's sarge to install on a
I can place the drives on a regular PC, use the Sarge netinstall
it will load fine, even loaded Woody 3 on the same drives and it will
them, auto partition them and all.
When I throw the drives (1 at a time) back on the RaQ2 I get the
errors or issues.
I fdisk'd the drives and reset a single
partition as primary, I even partitoned the drive with the woody disk
have 3 partitons /boot / and swap and it still didn't see these, or if
see the drive it would run the auto installer and partition the drive,
on see half the actual drive size.