Subject: Re: Fewer cylinders for a hd after using a ACPI kernel
To: Bernd Ernesti <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/20/2006 20:40:34
On Wed, Apr 19, 2006 at 10:10:54PM +0200, Bernd Ernesti wrote:
> There is one thing that come into my mind.
> I entered the bios at one point, that was maybe before the geometry change
> happend, changed the date/time and saved it.
> Now, I entered the bios again and found that 'ide raid' was enabled.
> Disabling doesn't gave me the cylinders back, but could that be the reason
> why the cylinders were gone?

Hum, maybe this "ide raid" needs some space to store its informations ?

Manuel Bouyer <>
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