[SunHELP] How to check what hardware is available?

Martin Frost martin at omniconsumerproducts.com
Fri Sep 1 07:31:17 CDT 2006

On Fri, 1 Sep 2006, Alexander Skwar wrote:

> As I'm having problems accessing my DVD, I'm wondering if the
> DVD drive is properly connected. 
> To check, I switched to the boot prompted and typed probe-ide. I got:
> {1} ok probe-ide
>   Device 0  ( Primary Master )
>          Not Present

That's where it should be.

> Where is my DVD drive?

> Should I start to panic? :)

Not yet, but you should open the case and check the cables!

A V240 is still a current machine - do you have a support contract for it,
or is it less than a year old and hence under warranty?


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