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On Thu, 2006-03-30 at 22:38 -0600, Robert Citek wrote:
> On Mar 30, 2006, at 9:33 PM, Ray Holtz wrote:
> > I am trying to get a Seagate 160GB EIDE drive in a Kingwin TL-35USBI
> > external drive enclosure (USB2) working. The drive is brand new,
> > never
> > used. I plug it in to the computer running Fedora 4 with kernel
> > 2.6.15-1.1833_FC4 (with all current updates) and get this message from
> > /var/log/messages:
> Looks like a bad drive. It happens. But just for grins and because
> I don't have FC4, can you try the same using Knoppix 4.0.2 CD?
It could be a bad drive, but it could also be a faulty EIDE->USB2
converter in your external drive enclosure. Do you have another hard
drive you can use in place of the 160GB drive to check this?
Robert G. (Doc) Savage, BSE(EE), CISSP, RHCE | Fairview Heights, IL
Fedora Core 4 kernel 2.6.15-1.2054_FC5 on a P-III/M IBM Thinkpad A22p
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