Hate SATA hard drives

Dotan Cohen dotancohen at gmail.com
Wed Sep 2 07:27:24 UTC 2009

2009/8/30 Karl F. Larsen <klarsen1 at gmail.com>:
>        My computer started to look odd. Things were fading out. I decided to
> reboot. It didn't work, but complained about many bad sectors. I turned
> it off.
>        When I turned it on the computer would not boot, didn't even get to a
> grub list. So turned it off again and pulled off the top and one side of
> my computer. The hard drive looked fine but I pulled the red cable off
> and put it back on. Then unplugged it from the mother board and then
> back in.
>        Put the computer back together and it is working fine again!

Faulty connections are no less common in IDE drives that SATA drives, Karl.

Dotan Cohen


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