Originally Posted by r3sistance
Both his HDD and DVD-ROM are SATA. The only thing on IDE is his zip drive what was what Red Hat assigned as hdb. It was easy to assume that'd be the HDD but it turns out it was not and that his HDD was SATA as well and not detected. You don't even want to get into the potential issues that brings up of using unsupported drivers on HDDs, it usually does not end up being very pretty.
yes - I didnt read his spec fully.
noted he has a SATA drive.
ah well , dump RH and go for Fedora