LinuxQuestions.org
Review your favorite Linux distribution.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Laptop and Netbook
User Name
Password
Linux - Laptop and Netbook Having a problem installing or configuring Linux on your laptop? Need help running Linux on your netbook? This forum is for you. This forum is for any topics relating to Linux and either traditional laptops or netbooks (such as the Asus EEE PC, Everex CloudBook or MSI Wind).

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 08-15-2005, 06:07 PM   #1
hirasta
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Aug 2005
Posts: 2

Rep: Reputation: 0
Dell inspiron 1000 9.3 wont recognize HD (need with doal boot)


hi there,
I have a Dell inspiron 1000, the problem that i am having is that the suse 9.3 wont recognize my HD?
how can i get it to recognize it? and untop of this all i have a Win XP on one partition of the HD and i want to have a dual boot with Linux.
how can i get all this to work together?? without loosing my XP.
Any help will be apriciated.
Thanks
Rasta
 
Old 08-19-2005, 07:37 AM   #2
hirasta
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Aug 2005
Posts: 2

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
any ideas

33 people have looked at this post and no one has an answer???????
 
Old 09-06-2005, 02:51 PM   #3
dillonm
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Sep 2005
Posts: 2

Rep: Reputation: 0
Same problem for me too.
 
Old 09-06-2005, 02:58 PM   #4
dillonm
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Sep 2005
Posts: 2

Rep: Reputation: 0
Found a solution for my Dell Inspiron 1000, took it from suseforums.net

When you boot from the install cd, choose Installation, down below on the CL type in insmod=ide-generic. This will do the trick!
 
Old 09-10-2005, 03:05 PM   #5
kendiaman
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Sep 2005
Location: Kissimmee, Florida, USA
Distribution: SUSE
Posts: 1

Rep: Reputation: 0
Inspiron 1000 hard disk problem

Quote:
Originally posted by dillonm
Same problem for me too.
Thanks, It worked fine
 
Old 09-18-2005, 10:33 AM   #6
Dilledong
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Sep 2005
Posts: 2

Rep: Reputation: 0
Unhappy

Same problem
 
Old 09-18-2005, 11:10 AM   #7
Dilledong
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Sep 2005
Posts: 2

Rep: Reputation: 0
Talking

GOT IT WORK!!
thanks dillonm
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
dell inspiron 1000 + no sound + slackware 10.1 mr.gizm0 Linux - Laptop and Netbook 1 04-29-2005 02:59 PM
total newbie with a dell inspiron 1000 paulg57 Linux - Laptop and Netbook 0 04-27-2005 02:21 PM
SUSE Screen Flicker on Dell Inspiron 1000 Leben Linux - Laptop and Netbook 9 04-01-2005 08:20 AM
SUSE 9.2 Dell Inspiron 1000 karmstrong SUSE / openSUSE 4 01-18-2005 04:09 PM
Linux Inspiron 1000 Boot Problem LebenOjanen Linux - Laptop and Netbook 1 09-01-2004 04:25 PM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Laptop and Netbook

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:54 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration