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Old 02-07-2006, 02:45 AM   #1
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FC4 Installation on Toshiba Qosmio G20


I tred installing FC4 in my notebook Toshiba Qosmio g20 which has 2 sata hdd, but when i try to make the partition, Fedora say`s that can`t find any hdd. Does anyone has an idea or has installed FC4 or linux in qosmio g20 please help me out... Thanks.
 
Old 02-07-2006, 08:32 PM   #2
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I tested further using redhat EL 3 installer, which i noted detects and loads AHCI module, HDD works as sda1 and sda2. Next, I tried Redhat EL4, which tried loading module ata_piix, HDD cannot be detected. This is the same case as for Fedora Core 4 installer. I tried adding module AHCI, but still doesnt detect my HDD?? Does anyone has any idea given that it works with AHCI in RHEL3, how can I get FC4 installer to do the same?
 
  


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