Trying to Load Ubuntu 11.04 onto HP Laptop. Failed at reboot

Ric Moore wayward4now at gmail.com
Mon Aug 29 08:44:25 UTC 2011


On Mon, 2011-08-29 at 11:49 +1000, Basil Chupin wrote:
> On 29/08/11 11:12, Ric Moore wrote:
> > On Mon, 2011-08-29 at 12:40 +1200, chris wrote:
> >> On Sun, 2011-08-28 at 19:07 -0400, Ric Moore wrote:
> >>> On Sun, 2011-08-28 at 13:31 +1000, Peter Fitzpatrick wrote:
> >>>> Hi. Unfortunately I have no better news to report.
> >>>>
> >> <snip>   for Basil
> >>>
> >> I suspect he has a disk with a jumper set to slave, when it should be
> >> master.  But then again, I am always wrong...............
> >>
> >> Da kiwi
> > I suspect that, too. Didn't the OP mention some disk swapping around
> > from perfectly good running machines? I bet a slave got traded for a
> > master drive slot.<eyebrow waggles>  Ric
> 
> 
> Which is why all my drives are set to Cable Select and I can therefore 
> swap them around to my heart's content - and have been doing so for many 
> years.

Real men don't Plug N Play. Real men set jumpers. <cackles> Ric

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..the Sin of Ignorance, and the Sin of Stupidity.
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