Subject: Re: Large Drives and old BIOS's
To: Mike Pelley <>
From: None <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 06/06/2001 15:25:03
> A couple of months ago I mentioned that I had a 60 gig maxtor drive and
> an old BIOS that would not boot with it connected.  The solution was to
> set the cylinder limitation jumper on the drive, and then have the OS
> reset the size of the drive once we were past the BIOS.

sorry but i can't understand. 60 and 75G drives works perfect with netbsd,
just set NORMAL (not LBA) in BIOS and put boot and kernel on partition in
first 500M of drive.