[svlug] reliable source for low-end PCs?

Rob Walker rob at cisco.com
Fri Dec 19 11:26:55 PST 1997

>>>>> On Thu, 18 Dec 1997 10:28:37 -0800, "Mason, H. Chris"
>>>>> <h.c.mason at lmco.com> said:

chris> If I get one of these pentium boards with built in EIDE, is
chris> there anyway to use my spare SCSI harddisk and adapter to boot
chris> off of?  Do I need to disable the EIDE?

I think that this would be a function of your BIOS as to where it
first starts looking for an MBR to read into ram.

bottom line, read the manual which comes with the motherboard.


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