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Old 11-10-2004, 08:17 AM   #16
JaseP
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If the drive burned out, it wasn't SuSE that did it, it was just a hardware failure...

Are any of the resistors on the drive electronics a milky white in color???

If so, the resistor may have poped, rendering the drive electronics useless. It happened to me. It's a power supply issue, usually.
 
Old 11-10-2004, 03:16 PM   #17
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the drive spins.... it gets power. but within 5 seconds after it starts spinning, my computer freezes.
 
  


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