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#1 mysticguy

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Posted 27 June 2006 - 12:04 AM

Can someone tell me what if my computer has a compatibel sata and if not what type of sata controller i should get? Thanks a lot smile.gif

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Posted 27 June 2006 - 12:51 AM

boot the slax cd
login root/toor
dmesg |more

look yourself for a sata controller

don't need anything hooked up to them to see them

my dell poweredge has ich6 on PATA and adaptec raid on SATA (no dice)

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Posted 27 June 2006 - 04:06 PM

QUOTE(mysticguy @ Jun 26 2006, 11:11 PM) View Post

Can someone tell me what if my computer has a compatible sata and if not what type of sata controller i should get? Thanks a lot smile.gif

http://h10025.www1.h...n&lang=en&cc=us



For the Samsung drive I could not get this computer to work. It has a ATI SB400 chipset for the onboard SATA. The bios is very limited on this system and it uses Sil 3112 drivers.

For $15 I just ordered a PCI SATA card and saved myself 3 days of aggrivation...




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