FW: Hard disk replacement
jacf01 at yahoo.fr
Wed Mar 16 23:44:52 EST 2005
> Netwinder.org is (was) running with 120GB without any problems - though
> you do need support in your kernel, the very old kernels might not
> handle it. Using the "current" 2.4.19-rmk7-nw1 works. The only issue
> is startup current requirements, but on the 2.5" drives that is rarely a
> problem. For the 3.5" drives it can be an issue.
Alright I'll get a large 2.5" (my Windy has the Frog case)
BTW, do you need help with the netwinder.org site? The links are in bad
shape (FAQ, mailing list archive and stuff).
> Tar is generally the easiest way to go. If your power supply is big
My power supply is the default Hitron that came with the unit. Is that
> you can actually put both hard disks into the netwinder
Is there two controller slots or do I need to use a dual drive IDE cable in
> and do a direct drive-to-drive copy.
Nifty! Hopefully my power supply is powerful enough!
Thanks for the help!
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