[linux-lvm] Can someone _please_ tell me whats going on?

Bradley Alexander storm at tux.org
Mon Dec 17 11:36:02 UTC 2001

On Mon, 2001-12-17 at 07:20, Friedrich Lobenstock wrote:
> On 16 Dec 2001 22:43, Bradley Alexander wrote:
> > Its a standard IDE cable. I have a 40-pin/40-wire cable and a
> > 40-pin/80-wire (I'm assuming this is an ATA66/100 cable). Originally, i
> > had both drives on the ATA cable, but since I split them to different
> > channels, I had to use a standard IDE cable on the second channel.
> > However, I was getting the same errors when both were on the ATA cable
> > as well.
> >
> So please do yourself a favour and only use 80-wire cables nowadays.
> That's why you are getting the
>   hdc: dma_intr: status=0x51 { DriveReady SeekComplete Error }
>   hdc: dma_intr: error=0x10 { SectorIdNotFound }, LBAsect=211681280, sector=0
> messages.

I was getting the same type of errors even when both drives were on an
ATA cable. However, I will try to run out and get an ATA cable this

Bradley M. Alexander, CISSP              |   Co-Chairman,
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