[SATLUG] floppy issue

Craig sargonemail at gmail.com
Fri Apr 3 19:04:53 CDT 2015


On Fri, Apr 3, 2015 at 7:00 PM, Craig <sargonemail at gmail.com> wrote:

> > *Borries Demeler* wrote
> > ...
> > I suspect some incompatibility between the mobo and the fd0 driver.
> > I can't find anything useful on google and was just wondering if someone has
> > come across this type of issue before and knows some remedy?
> > thanks, and happy Easter to everyone!
> Is this an old ide/eide pin style ribbon attachment or usb?
>
> Does the floppy cable in use have a twist in it (vs. a pata/ide cable
which does not)

> For the ide/eide, might just try cleaning the pins off / using a new cable.
> Is ide/eide compiled into the kernel that's being used (vs. linux going through bios).
> Craig
>
>


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