Re: DriveReady SeekComplete Error
On 08/01/2005 05:42 am, Alvin Oga wrote:
> On Sun, 31 Jul 2005, persall wrote:
> > DriveReady SeekComplete Error
> that is usually:
> a) mixture of ide devices on the same ide cable
> - keep cdrom and dvd on its own cable
> - keep ata133 devices on a different cable than ata100 drives
> - bad ide driver ( aka motherboard )
> - ...
I missed the first post in this thread, but I have a story to tell...
The day that Sarge was released, I upgraded my Sarge installation and
afterward, I got "DriveReady SeekComplete Error" on all consoles and I was
also unable to delete files as one particular user. I reinstalled Debian on
the affected machine (using the Sarge Netinstall CD) and then upgraded the
system to the latest Sarge and I had the same problem as before, after the
upgrade. It seems as though *something* happened the day that Sarge was
released, something that made Debian Sarge not play nice with this computer.
I installed Xandros on the same machine and to this day have not seen the
problem again. My laptop has Debian Sarge installed but has not had any