Subject: Re: i386 system won't boot after installing 1.4_BETA
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List: current-users
Date: 04/30/1999 17:51:55
In message <>, "Michael K. Sanders" writes:
>Well, for some reason, the BIOS thought my WD21600 was a ~500MB drive.
>Any other ideas?

That sounds very much like a cylinder grouping thing.

What I do whenever I have trouble like this is:
# disklabel -W xx0
# dd if=/dev/zero of=/dev/rxx0c bs=512 count=16
# reboot


Then I try again.

BTW, "16" is too high; I think it's just 2 blocks, really.