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RE: Adding an 80G Seagate IDE drive....


this could work.. if i knew enough about linux config/install to do it!!!
however, i'd reall prefer to have the startup happen from one disk, with the
other being used for data/apps...

i've decided after playing around with this to talk with the manufacturer
monday... i've already got 15 servers running.. i can wait for this one...
but i'm ticked that i can't seem to work it out!!



-----Original Message-----
From: psyche-list-admin redhat com
[mailto:psyche-list-admin redhat com]On Behalf Of lists sapience com
Sent: Saturday, December 28, 2002 7:47 PM
To: psyche-list redhat com
Subject: Re: Adding an 80G Seagate IDE drive....

   Does this work for you - install linux on the
   scsi disk and put the MBR on the IDE disk - let the bios
   have that disk as the first boot disk.



On Sat, Dec 28, 2002 at 06:10:33PM -0800, Bruce Douglas wrote:
> the problem with this is that there doesn't seem to be any way to indicate
> to the bios that the box has scsi. although if i load liunx on the scsi
> without the ide drive, it works as it's supposed to. the bios allows me to
> manipulate ide master/slave, primary/secondary controllers.
> i'm running an intel isp1100 motherboard.
> regards
> -bruce

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