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IAA on Linux?

Postby myforms on Wed Jan 09, 2008 11:35 pm

I bought a new 160gig HD. My hardware (Dell 2400) is only able to read 137.4. When I try to install mint using a size of 130gig I receive errors. I set up my drive using the installer and partition a 130gig ext3 and a 2gig swap. Also of course I get errors using the full 160gig.

Can you use Intels IAA with Linux? I have an Intel 8xx chipset. I don't know much about IAA, so any info would be great. Or any advice at all.
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Re: IAA on Linux?

Postby be80be on Thu Jan 10, 2008 1:42 am

check your bios and see what it list your hard drive as it mabe using the wrong setting there like 3 chs lba large if chs list your dive as 160 set it to that and you may have to add chs to grub boot line
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