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Re: [opensuse] Confused by hard drive naming/position /dev/sda vs hd0 etc,
  • From: Felix Miata <mrmazda@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 14 Mar 2010 21:11:30 -0400
  • Message-id: <4B9D8942.3070906@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On 2010/03/15 01:48 (GMT+0100) Carlos E. R. composed:

On Sunday, 2010-03-14 at 20:38 -0400, Felix Miata wrote:

Have you tried putting Grub, kernel and initrd on USB or CD to get booted,
and let the AHCI drivers find the disks that the BIOS pretends aren't there?

To what purpose?

Acquiring otherwise unavailable data that might ultimately lead to a better

I need the machine to boot from HD

What's the difference if you can boot from USB instead to (possibly) achieve
better performance?
"The wise are known for their understanding, and pleasant
words are persuasive." Proverbs 16:21 (New Living Translation)

Team OS/2 ** Reg. Linux User #211409

Felix Miata ***
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