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Subject: Re: problems with new toshiba drive

Re: problems with new toshiba drive

From: Björn Stenberg <>
Date: Wed, 4 Dec 2002 11:52:39 +0100

Owen Kalau wrote:
> in case it matters, just fyi: I believe that "power off drive" may have
> been set to "yes" before I powered it down and put it back together. if
> this is the problem, then could it be solved by 'fdisk /mbr' ? how else to
> clear the settings that are saved on the drive?

You don't have to. The power-off feature does not kick in until the disk spins down, thus not affecting boot.

The error message you see is produced by the Archos firmware in ROM, not Rockbox.

Received on 2002-12-04

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