Hard Drive problems

Brian A. Seklecki bseklecki at collaborativefusion.com
Tue Mar 27 20:49:58 UTC 2007

Each BIOS maps beep codes into a diagnostic message.

Also, are you getting video signal/BIOS on your monitor?

On Tue, 2007-03-27 at 14:47 -0500, David J Brooks wrote:
> On Tuesday 27 March 2007 02:29:29 pm Jason Gretz wrote:
> > Hey guys I am adding a hard drive to my FreeBSD 6.1 box and it stalls
> > during booting and makes a beeping noise. I know the hard drive is good
> > because I just swapped it out of another FreeBSD box…
> >
> > So I’m kinda stumped, is there anyways to troubleshoot this? I can’t even
> > boot in “safe” or “single-user mode”
> Check the jumper settings on the drive itself. You may be trying to add a 
> drive configured as Master into a chain that's expecting a Slave.
> David
Brian A. Seklecki <bseklecki at collaborativefusion.com>
Collaborative Fusion, Inc.

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