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Old 02-09-2010, 02:36 AM   #1
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Debian Install


I have an old Western Digital Spartan Hard Drive which I am trying to use for a Debian Install. however, I do not know the module to load at during the install. Any suggestions? Thanks!
 
Old 02-09-2010, 02:40 AM   #2
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I think the kernel can support it.but sometimes,you need to recompile kernel.The version 2.4.20 ,I think,can support Western Digital Spartan Hard Drive .
 
Old 02-09-2010, 08:56 AM   #3
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Am I able to install Debian 5 then? When I go through the install, it gets to the partition part and looks for my hardware. It then asks me to specify the module for the harddrive. Unless I connected my drive wrong, which I will go check, I assume I would need to know the module. Or would I completely need to use a different kernel, since it is 2.6.26.
 
Old 02-12-2010, 09:39 AM   #4
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i found a thread http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=637776
Hope that would help.
 
  


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