can't find my hard drive
Brett J McLain
bjm336 at mail.usask.ca
Wed Sep 20 14:50:02 PDT 2006
Er yeah sorry, I mean BIOS not registry haha. It shows up fine...when I
tried unplugging my main 80gb drive, I tried booting twice to the other
drive and it would just sit there after attempting to detect DMI
settings or some such other thing. I found it odd because I expected an
"Operating System Not Found" error.
Derek Ragona wrote:
> Does the second drive show up correctly in your BIOS? Or are you
> using a device driver to use the drive with windows?
> At 03:42 PM 9/20/2006, Brett McLain wrote:
>> Hi, i've got a Windows XP pro computer with two drives. Ones a 80gb
>> western digital raptor, and the other is a 7200.10 seagate 320gb drive.
>> The 320 gb drive has two partitions....one thats 29.5 gb and is in
>> fat32 mode (i'm hoping to use it for freebsd) and then the rest is for
>> my media. My boot and copy of xp are on the raptor. I'm trying to
>> install freebsd 6.1 release but its not seeing my other drive (i don't
>> think?) all I can see at the install screen is my raptor drive. I even
>> tried unplugging my main raptor drive and installing to the seagate,
>> but it says no drives found. It discovers it in the registry and
>> stuff....anyone have some ideas?
>> -Brett McLain
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