[rescue] ultra 2 drive not recognised

Francois Dion francois.dion at gmail.com
Wed May 11 11:32:08 CDT 2005

On 5/11/05, Curtis H. Wilbar Jr. <rescue at hawkmountain.net> wrote:
> On Wed, 2005-05-11 at 00:02, Brian Howe wrote:
> > Sounds like you need to put it in another system that understands
> > filesystems (linux, bsd, etc) and partition and format the drive for a
> > system that solaris might undersand.
> Not sure I've had that problem under Solaris before... but
> usually dd if=/dev/zero of=<disk device> bs=512 count=512
> will wipe out the 'identity' of any fs on the drive.

That is worth a try. So, if the drive is c0t1d0 it would be
/dev/rdsk/c0t1d0s2, right?


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