Subject: Re: unformatted scsi disk partitioning
From: Ed Jaeger (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Mon Jan 03 2000 - 08:56:21 MST
Forgive me, but if MacOS won't boot with the drive attached how can
Drive Setup see it?
Howard Turner wrote:
> MacOS won't boot with the drive attached.
> drive setup sees the drive, but since its not an Apple
> drive (seagate), it won't format/partiion it.
> if I boot ydl from cd (as the install process), ydl
> recognizes the drive and fdisk allows me to setup the
> partitions. after I write the partion table, exit
> fdisk, then get back into fdisk, there are exactly
> zero partions on the disk.
> --- Ed Jaeger <email@example.com> wrote:
> > Is it that
> > 1) Drive setup does not show the drive
> > or
> > 2) Drive setup shows the drive but says it cannot
> > initialize it
> > or
> > 3) Drive setup shows the drive, allows you to
> > partition it, but the
> > partitions are not actually created?
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-- Ed Jaeger, CFO, Bohlender Graebener Corporation firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.bgcorp.com --- "The optimist sees opportunity in every danger; the pessimist sees danger in every opportunity."
- Sir. Winston Churchill (1874-1965)
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