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Old 11-12-2003, 10:38 AM   #1
boym1
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Unhappy T40 /dev/hdc can't open


Please help.. I have a T40 laptop and have installed an additional drive, I see the drive in /proc but fdisk /dev/hdc returns can't open

Running Redhat 9

Any assistance is geatly appreciated.
 
Old 11-12-2003, 12:56 PM   #2
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Does/did your T40 have a recordable/rewriteable CD drive that was peviously on /dev/hdc?
The scsi-ide emulation layer could still be being activated. Check your grub/lilo config files. If you see an section like hdc=ide-scsi then thats the culprit.

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Steve
 
Old 11-12-2003, 01:11 PM   #3
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Thank You

Yes it did - thank you Just starting to learn Redhat Thanks....
 
  


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