RE: problem reinstalling solaris10
Realizing that this is probably not the most elegant approach, any time I am cleaning off a drive that will be changing OSes, I always to a:
cp /dev/zero /dev/(whatever)
to force the entire drive clear, partition tables and all. Takes a while, and far from elegant, but I've also never had cross-OS issues that way either.
Wenton L. Davis
------- Original Message -------
>From : Tobias Marx[mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
Sent : 6/20/2006 4:57:24 AM
To : email@example.com
Subject : RE: problem reinstalling solaris10
i was testing around with debian on a sun blade 2500, but finally can't
get the grafics card to work.
so i want to reinstall solaris 10, which was running on that machine before.
problem is, that installing with the same dvd, that i used before,
stopps with "can't find harddrive".
can it be that this is caused by grub and the linux partitions on that
and if yes, how to remove them?
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