[rescue] Ultra 30 and Maximum Drive Size
rescue at sunhelp.org
Tue Jan 1 13:07:47 CST 2002
On January 1, Ken Hansen wrote:
> The Sun Handbook only shows 9 gig drives as an option for the U30, not
> 18 gig, but I can't find the U30 listed as compatible for any 18 gig
> drives in the handbook...
> I would question the formatting of the drives, how are the partitions
> laid out - is it trying to boot off a partition beyond 2 (or 9) gig..
> Just a thought, sounds odd - be sure and let us know what the
> answer/resolution is if/when you figure it out...
> I've only tried 9 gig drives, not 18 gig in my U30...
I've put 18GB drives in Ultra30s. I don't recall the make & model
but they were definitely 18GB. They worked fine.
Actually, wait...come to think of it, they weren't used as boot
disks on those machines.
St. Petersburg, FL "Less talk. More synthohol." --Lt. Worf
More information about the rescue