Question re sata cables

Ken Larkman ken_larkman at
Wed Oct 6 05:00:38 BST 2010

----- Original Message ----

> From: gene heskett <gheskett at>
> To: kubuntu-users at
> Sent: Tue, October 5, 2010 9:48:06 PM
> Subject: Question re sata cables
> Greetings;
> I have a pretty expensive ASUS M2N-SLA Deluxe motherboard, and  I am having 
> lots of log messages from the sata stuff, disconnects and  reconnects/resets 
> virtually anytime the cat walks by.  Reaching in and  just touching any of 
> the cables will fill a couple pages of the messages  log.

What version of SATA? I would spend the money and try different cables. All 
cables are not created equal in quality and it may be worth the experiment to 
see what changes with the cables. If its just loose connections, a dab of hot 
glue *may* help.


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