[ubuntu-uk] Ubuntu: install

Alec Wright alecjw at gmail.com
Thu May 10 22:17:19 BST 2007

On Thu, 2007-05-10 at 21:58 +0100, Neil Greenwood wrote:
> On 08/05/07, Gregory Kirby <Gregory at 1sthome.co.uk> wrote:
> > Hi All,
> >
> > Tried to install Ubunutu to a spare 80gb Seagate drive.
> >
> > Gave up. First off couldn't see anything. Then sussed to select a basic
> > screen def and then we got going. However the drive wasn't spotted so I
> > couldn't get past the drive partition option.
Is it a SATA disk? If so, try setting your SATA mode to AHCI in your
BIOS. (I hope that means something to you :D)

Ubuntu hardly ever detects my SATA disk unless it's in AHCI mode...
Alec Wright

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