[TriLUG] Installing FC3 on a SATA drive
ryder at cesmail.net
Thu Jan 19 17:05:48 EST 2006
Why not try FC4? Being newer, it recognizes more hardware and has many
Neil L. Little wrote:
> Being a newbie, I am having some trouble installing FC3 on a SATA drive.
> This is a plain vanilla Dell Server box (Power Edge SC430) with just a
> CD drive and 80GB SATA drive with an intell chipset (Intel ICH7R SATA
> During the install the SATA drive does not seem to get recognized when
> the device probe is going on.
> At the next step when the script presents the devices it found only
> the NIC card is shown.
> I tell the script to add the device driver for the SATA controller
> (intell PIIX/ICH ATA controllers (ATA_piix)).
> The next step would be to partition an format the drive but it fails
> saying that no drives can be found.
> I know that the drive and controller is good as I ran hardware
> diagnostics that passed.
> Anyone have any Ideas?
> Neil Little, WA4AZL JARS Forever!!
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