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Re: [SLE] Suse 8.1 and Samsung HD, size=0 bytes !
  • From: Philipp Thomas <pth@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 06 Nov 2002 01:51:25 +0100
  • Message-id: <dlpgsukohn288jlqam008oc3s70rq1ps52@xxxxxxx>
Fábio Rabelo <fabior@xxxxxxxxxxxx> [Tue, 05 Nov 2002 10:28:20 -0200]:

>The problem is the Samsung SV1022D, the size of this HD reported by Yast
>( text mode and graphic mode ) is 0 bytes !

Yes, it's a known 'feature' of some samsung drives that they get
confused by the flush test (a valid test for an optional ATA feature).
There is a kernel available that offers a hdX=noflush option but that
won't help with installing :(

Philipp

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