Are all Ubuntu IDE drives now sda?
debiani386 at gmail.com
Fri Feb 8 01:24:31 UTC 2008
Larry Alkoff wrote:
> I've put together a Ubuntu Server edition 7.10 using a single PATA IDE
> (not SATA) drive.
> In /etc/fstab, I specify the drives with their ssid.
> On bootup, the system is calling the partitions sda1 and sda5 (root and
> So my question is, has Ubuntu given up the old HDA nomenclature in favor
> of SDA in all cases of PATA and SATA drives?
i have ide hard disks on mine and there still mounted as hda. mind you i
have ubuntu 7.10
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