linux rescue

Simon Burton simonb at
Tue Sep 17 08:51:47 EST 2002

the BIOS has IDE-0 to IDE-3, so i'm thinking
that IDE-1 is hdb.

but now i just tried IDE-0 and it boots.


thanks all,

Simon Burton

On Tue, 17 Sep 2002 08:24:39 +1000 (EST)
Howard Lowndes <lannet at> wrote:

> On Mon, 16 Sep 2002, Simon Burton wrote:
> >
> > booting IDE-1: missing operating system
> Isn't this trying to look on the Secondary IDE, so the device would be
> /dev/hdc or /dev/hdd

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