[PLUG] Can't see second hard drive for Linux Mint install

David Kaplan davek52 at gmail.com
Sun Jan 24 19:37:18 PST 2010


I hope to try again tomorrow or Tuesday. I may also bring one of my desktops
over to their house and plug the new hdd into my desktop and see of Mint
will see it there. If it does, then I know that it's a hardware/bios problem
on their computer.



On Sun, Jan 24, 2010 at 2:06 PM, Neal <nsedell at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Sun, Jan 24, 2010 at 4:40 AM, David Kaplan <davek52 at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > I will try switching the cables and see if the 320gb is detected. If the
> > 320gb is not detected in the sata 0 postion, maybe its a bad drive? I
> plan
> > to go back and try tomorrow. Thanks.
>
> I doubt it's a bad drive but you might turn up something interesting
> if Mint decides to recognize it as the first drive and/or not see the
> 250GB drive as the second.
>
> If it doesn't recognize it then at least the miscommunication between
> the BIOS and Mint is consistent.
>
> NealS
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