Rockbox.org home
release
dev builds
extras
themes manual
wiki
device status forums
mailing lists
IRC bugs
patches
dev guide



Rockbox mail archive

Subject: Re: to swap v2 hard drive

Re: to swap v2 hard drive

From: Gary <flgants_at_earthlink.net>
Date: 2004-12-22

Swissnife handles it all. believe me, if it didnt, my box would be dead.

Gary

-----Original Message-----
From: Jason Williams <jwilliams@wi.rr.com>
Sent: Dec 21, 2004 9:06 PM
To: Menachem Shapiro <menachem.shapiro@gmail.com>,
        Rockbox development <rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
Subject: Re: to swap v2 hard drive

does this issue exist with swissknife?

----- Original Message -----
From: "Menachem Shapiro" <menachem.shapiro@gmail.com>
To: "Rockbox development" <rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
Sent: Tuesday, December 21, 2004 2:39 PM
Subject: Re: to swap v2 hard drive

> B"H
> On Mon, 20 Dec 2004 19:24:07 -0600, Jason Williams <jwilliams@wi.rr.com>
wrote:
>
> > You have to format the hard drive before you can place it
> > in the v2. The best way is to use a Windows Me or 98 boot disk (using
an
> > IDE 4044 connector to make it a drive hooked up to your computer). You
need
> > to run fdisk and it formats the drive and on mine it says that it is
only
> > formatting 29,000 MB but it really formatted all 100GB.
> >
> >
> > Fred M
>
> This is a known issue with the Windows 98 FDISK command. The numbers
> start wrapping around after 64 GB. Microsoft offers an updated version
> of FDISK that will be able to see the whole drive.
>
> Here is the link to the Knowledge Base Article:
> http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=263044
>
> Menachem
> _______________________________________________
> http://cool.haxx.se/mailman/listinfo/rockbox
>
>

--------------------------------------------
My mailbox is spam-free with ChoiceMail, the leader in personal and corporate anti-spam solutions. Download your free copy of ChoiceMail from www.choicemailfree.com

_______________________________________________
http://cool.haxx.se/mailman/listinfo/rockbox

_______________________________________________
http://cool.haxx.se/mailman/listinfo/rockbox
Received on Wed Dec 22 17:43:13 2004


Page was last modified "Jan 10 2012" The Rockbox Crew
aaa