5970Re: [nslu2-linux] Problems with 300GB Maxtor
- May 2, 2005trzebuchowski wrote:
> HiIt takes a while.
> I'm having hard time making my setup work. I've a 300GB harddrive
> connected to my NSLU2 and I just can't format it. After a chat with
> Linksys support I knew, that the original firmware only supports
> drives up to 250GB, so I hoped that uNSLUng would help, but no.
> The thing that happends is: I start the format, the drive blinks and
> blinks and blinks....
When I reset the NSLU2, (by pulling the power
> cable out), and go back to the admin, the drive is "Not Formatted".If you interrupted the format, you may have a problem now.
>Delete them and start over.
> When I connect it to my PC and check it out with partition
> magic, I see 3 linux partitions?!
>If your slug is on 192.168.0.22 ( for example )
> Is there something wrong with the hardware?
> And another question; I've been follownig the readme.txt on how to
> flash the nslu2, but some things are not clear to me:
> 3) OK, now that you don't have any disks attached, you can proceed and
> telnet into the NSLU2 using the username root and password uNSLUng.
> 4) Identify which drive you wish you "unsling", and plug it in. Wait
> a minute or two while the disk is mounted."
> What should I telnet to the device on 3?
enter 'root' as the id, and 'uNSLUng' as the password.
I did: "/sbin/unsling 1". Was
> it what I was supposed to do?No.
It is 'unsling disk1'
but that won't work until you have the disk working.
> Hope to hear from someone.
nslu-linux - glc
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