[Coco] Burke & Burke controller problems
badfrog at gmail.com
Sun Oct 5 18:53:11 EDT 2008
Is this the drive I sent with the controller, or a different drive?
On Sun, Oct 5, 2008 at 2:29 PM, Steven Hirsch <snhirsch at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm pulling what little hair I have left out of my head... I'm trying to
> setup a Seagate ST225 hard drive for use with this controller (the exact
> disk model it's intended to be used with).
> Everything goes well until physical verify. It counts up to 0EF and just
> stops. The drive access light goes out and the computer is not responsive.
> 100% repeatable.
> Thinking the drive might be bad, I tried an ST251. Same exact thing! It
> counts to 0EF and stops.
> Does anyone have an idea about this? Why on earth does it simply stop? I
> could see getting hung on a bad sector, but if that was happening the access
> light would stay on.
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