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Re: IDE / SATA Filesystem Mounting Problem

On Wed, Jul 20, 2005 at 04:43:58PM -0500, Marco Peereboom wrote:
>On Wed, Jul 20, 2005 at 01:36:56PM -0400, Ryan Yu wrote:
>> So before, the IDE Master used to be wd0 and the Slave wd1.  When the SATA is
>> added, that drive becomes the wd0 and the IDE's move up 1, wd1 and wd2
>> respectively.
>Just alter your fstab to reflect the new reality.  Do keep the BIOS setting so that the bootsector is read from your old wd0.

Is there a way to rectify the renaming? eg "set BIOS_0x80 = wd0" I want
to keep my root on ATA, but frequently add and remove storage drives
from a 4 high sata carrier.

// George

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