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Subject: RE: HD problem: Status
From: Stuart Tedford (stuart.tedford_at_piresearch.co.uk)
Date: 2002-10-16


I guess this confirms why the RockBox disk writing needs to be bullet proof,
as all you were doing was reading the disk under low power conditions and
your boot sector got corrupted - what a nightmare.

Stu.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Christian Waschnig [mailto:christian.waschnig_at_gmx.at]
> Sent: 16 October 2002 10:42
> To: rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se
> Subject: RE: HD problem: Status
>
>
> The partition is already active.
>
> Another thing I noticed is that the bootstrap loader in the
> boot sector,
> which normally contains some code, is filled with F6F6F6F6...
> And finally the "first cluster of root" entry, which normally
> contains 2,
> points to cluster 6. This seems to be ok, since cluster 6
> contains directory
> info for the root directory.
>
> Christian
>
> > -----Ursprüngliche Nachricht-----
> > Von: owner-rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se
> [mailto:owner-rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se]Im
> > Auftrag von Stuart Tedford
> > Gesendet: Mittwoch, 16. Oktober 2002 10:16
> > An: 'rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se'
> > Betreff: RE: HD problem: Status
> >
> >
> > OK - next guess:
> > Make sure the partition is marked as active (using Partition magic).
> >
> > Stu.
> >
>



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