Re: [pc110] fdisk problems

Alan Cox (alan nospam at
Thu, 4 Dec 1997 11:57:28 +0000 (GMT)

> >It shouldnt be dying. I installed 4.2. Does your unit have 8Mbytes of RAM
> >or more ?
> 8 megs. what install method did you use?

PLIP. The only funny I had is that the irq line was 7 not 5 as Linux guessed
so I had to tell it to pass irq=7. On the other end I needed ARP on I think
(ifconfig plip0 arp)

> However fdisk gave me the error, "can't open /dev/hdc":)
> well, it's a step forward anyway!

Do you have a picoflash thingy in the machine too ? I've had problems then