817Re: NSLU2 not recognising drive.
- Feb 13, 2005Does it not appear as a share, or not appear as a drive under web
interface administration.advanced.disk settings?
If it cannot be mapped as a share, your problem is probably
that "scheduled backup" is checked on admin.advanced.backup settings
and when this is done drive 2 is not mappable as share. Logically,
this is done so you do not copy things to disk2, only to have disk1
contents overwrite disk2 via backup process.
--- In email@example.com, "Peter Bogaards"
> --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Mike Green" <mikey@c...>
> > Hi,
> > I've just installed an NSLU2 and it's recognised one of my two
> > (an IBM portable 40GB Thinkpad drive. It does not, though,
> > my other drive (80GB Freecom classic hard drive). I've tried both
> > ports on the NSLU2; sometimes the disk light comes on and
> > not. The web software for the NSLU2 *never* sees the diskthough.
> > disk itself is fine and works when plugged into my PC.
> > Can anyone point me at a few things I can try looking at to fix
> > as I've no experience in this area before.
> > Thanks,
> > Mike
> Hi Mike,
> Forget the Freecom Classic Hard Drive. It does NOT work with the
> NSLU2. I have the 200Gbyte version and it was never seen. I
> a Maxtor OneTouch and it worked immediately.
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