5067Re: [linux-dell-laptops] BIOS upgrade to use mks2d?!
- Jun 29, 2001Ok, my bad!
I tried moving the ME partition a bit, and then suddenly Mks2d worked.
Sorry about that...
>I had the same problem, you have to use mks2d.exe -fWhat does the -f flag mean? But, as I said, it works now anyway...
>>I have just received my Inspiron 8000 VT, and I am trying to create the s2d
>>partition as described in the FAQ.
>>I have tried the phdisk, which seems to work well, apart from the fact that
>>it is not possible to suspend to the partition it creates (no s2d partition
>>When I use the mks2d tool it hangs. But when I reboot there is a partition
>>there, and trying Fn-A gives the message "Suspend to disk failed, BIOS
>>incompatible with MKS2D. BIOS upgrade needed."
>>I have BIOS v "A10", and there is one newer, "A11". Should I do this, or am
>>I doing something wrong?
>>There is only WinME installed at the moment, on a 6.5 G partition. Before
>>that partition there is some free space (280 M). The rest of the disk is
>>Is there anything else you need to know to be able to help me?
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