Strange things with my hard drive

Igor Gueths igueths at
Sun Feb 24 12:56:37 EST 2002

Hi. You might want to slave the Cdrom to the hard drive. I haven't actually built a machine as of yet, but hope this helps. 
----- Original Message ----- 
From: Victor Tsaran <tsar at>
To: Speakup List <speakup at>
Sent: Sunday, February 24, 2002 7:26 PM
Subject: Strange things with my hard drive

> Hell, listers!
> I know some of you, especially Kerry, are big hardware specialists. Hope you
> will be able to advise something for me this time as well.
> I am putting together a new machine. Whenever I connect the hard drive to
> the IDE0 and CDROM to IDE1, both on master, I get "hard disk failed...", but
> CDROM is found. However, if I connect hard drive to IDE1 and CDROM to IDE0,
> both to master, then both are recognized fine. Why is this hapenning? I
> tried these combinations several times, and the same result comes out.
> Can you suggest something?
> Victor
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