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Old 11-22-2002, 11:59 PM   #1
Registered: May 2002
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Hi all!

Installed SuSE 8.0 Pro on ext2 partition over an existing Mandrake 9 system (SuSE supposed to have formatted the partition while installing). Dual booting Win2000.
Now I keep getting this message:

linux kernel: sda: READ CAPACITY FAILED

and sometimes:

linux kernel: unable to read partition table

Nothing "unusual" happens after that and everything, so far, seems to work fine, but the messages are worrying me!

Thanks for your suggestions!


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