[svlug] RedHat 7.3 large disk installation woes

Bill Schoolcraft bill at wiliweld.com
Mon Jan 13 05:27:21 PST 2003

At Mon, 13 Jan 2003 it looks like J. Paul Reed composed:

> I didn't tinker around with my BIOS, but maybe I need to set something
> there (I notice it has different access methods in addition to C/H/S
> settings, i.e. "Normal", "Large," and "LBA"; I didn't play with any of
> those). 

At a minimum I'd set the the BIOS to "lba" for this was a common
strategy in the past that worked in the "lilo/1024" days.  Give
it a shot for you have nothing to loose.

Bill Schoolcraft            
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