[PLUG] SATA Disk support

Kunal Thakar kunalt at gmail.com
Fri May 12 12:37:46 PDT 2006


On Friday 12 May 2006 17:32, Desi Penguin wrote:
> I have Dell GX620 in my office. It has 80GB SATA disk.
> Neither Knoppix 4.02 LiveCD, nor Ubuntu Dapper Drake Flight 7 livecd can
> detect this disk.
>
> I ran "fdisk -l", it just returns to prompt without any output or error.
> Based on suggestion from one of the forums, I checked that Ubuntu Device
> Manager can see/recognise the disk controller, but thats about it. No disk.
>
> Any suggestions ?
>
> Thanks,
> -DP

I have a 160GB Seagate SATA disk and it works perfectly with Ubuntu Breezy 
Badger.

As far as I can tell, there is no problem with the distros. Which motherboard 
are you using? Does windows give you the same problem?

Kunal



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