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[ale] 10GB harddrive
- Subject: [ale] 10GB harddrive
- From: al_lee at mindspring.com (Al Lee)
- Date: Thu, 08 Oct 1998 21:39:28 -0400
Have you used Power Quest's Partition Magic? Version 4.0 is out now, and does wonders.
Also, I have the Western Digital 8.4 drive, and it came with a utility that loads FIRST
and some how or the other makes things work.
Michael Cooper wrote:
> My Linux Redhat 5.1 won't recognize my 10GB harddrive. And it causes my
> drive to lose two GB of space. Inorder to install Linux on my machine I
> resized the original partition from 10 to 7 GB. I went to install Linux in
> the remaining three gigs, but Linux (DiskDruid and Fdisk) only recognized up
> to eight gigs. I went ahead and installed it to a 1GB partition. But when
> I went to reclaim the two gigs that were unallocated they weren't there any
> more. I when I got rid of Linux they cam back. Is there a way I can get
> Linux to recognize the missing two gigs, or too just keep it under Win98?
> -Mike Cooper