Install on a Pismo (going bad)

Olaf Hering olh at
Wed Apr 5 07:19:52 EST 2000

On Tue, Apr 04, Henry A. Worth wrote:

> > From: Tim Wojtulewicz <Tim.Wojtulewicz at NAU.EDU>
> > I've come to the decision that the hard drive is fried :(.  I've
> > tried formatting the drive with Drive Setup and it returns
> > Initialization Failed every time.  I'm glad I bought the 3 year
> > warranty now.
> I suspect Drive Setup has problems with the Pismo and/or OS/9,
> had same problem if I selected the option to zero the partitions.
> Try without that option.

I had that problem a long time ago with my 7200/90 and MkLinux or so,
can't remember exactly.
Drive Setup is buggy, it should be OpenSource ;)

Gruss Olaf

 $ man 1 current_release

       Users never read manuals...

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