Subject: Re: can't mount a umass device.
To: Michael van Elst <email@example.com>
From: Paul (NCC/CS) <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/30/2006 21:30:16
Michael van Elst wrote:
> email@example.com ("Paul (NCC/CS)") writes:
> >sd0: fabricating a geometry
> >sd0: 7153 MB, 7153 cyl, 64 head, 32 sec, 512 bytes/sect x 14651280 sectors
> >It's a 30gig so the fabricated or detected geometry is incorrect and it
> >won't mount at all.
> >Disklabel and fdisk all hang.
> That I don't understand. At least it is not caused by the wrong geometry.
> When umass hangs it is usually caused by issuing a command that isn't
> understood by the device.
perhaps the new ipod needs new commands?
we may need someone with knowledge of them.
> Michael van Elst
> Internet: firstname.lastname@example.org
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