Hard disk trouble
jjmckenzie51 at earthlink.net
Fri Sep 3 19:42:17 UTC 2010
Ankur Sinha <sanjay.ankur at gmail.com> wrote:
>On Fri, 2010-09-03 at 09:01 -0700, James Mckenzie wrote:
>> Ankur Sinha <sanjay.ankur at gmail.com> wrote:
>> >Sent: Sep 3, 2010 7:57 AM
>> >To: users at lists.fedoraproject.org
>> >Subject: Hard disk trouble
>> >I've plugged in my harddisk via a SATA/IDE to USB converter to my
>> >laptop. The device is created as /dev/sdb, but fdisk -l or parted,
>> >gparted do not show it as a drive.
>> >Here's the dmesg output:
>> >> scsi8 : usb-storage 1-2:1.0
>> >> scsi 8:0:0:0: Direct-Access USB TO I DE/SATA Device 0041 PQ: 0 ANSI: 0
>> >> sd 8:0:0:0: Attached scsi generic sg3 type 0
>> >> sd 8:0:0:0: [sdc] Attached SCSI disk
>> >How do I access my drive? I intend to format it etc. and then set up
>> >fedora 13 on it.
>> Look at the device name, it is sdc not sdb.
>> James McKenzie
>Yeah, typo, sorry.
>Anything apart from that please?
Well, you have several advices. but I would like to know where the device is installed as it appears you have one SATA/SCSI device on sda and a USB to SCSI device on sdc.
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