floppy drive light stays on

Clyde E. Kunkel clydekunkel7734 at cox.net
Mon May 16 15:04:05 UTC 2011


On 05/15/2011 09:25 PM, Kevin J. Cummings wrote:
> On 05/15/2011 01:16 PM, Clyde E. Kunkel wrote:
>> With F15 and now rawhide, the light on my floppy drive stays on.  I
>> remember this happening way back when but don't recall the fix.
>>
>> Anyone else seeing this?  Anyone else still using a floppy drive?
>
> The last time I saw this, I had plugged one of the cables into my floppy
> drive up-side-down.  (With connectors with no keys in them, its pretty
> easy to do.)  It usually happened right after I had done major work
> inside the case and had to unplug the floppy disk cables....
>
>> TIA
>

Yeah, I know about floppy pin 1 orientation. Cables are ok tho.  Haven't 
been touched in months, still solidly connected.

Light is now off after messing with a floppy disk in the drive and 
rebooting.  Weird.

-- 
Regards,
OldFart



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