[Rack] Welcome minotaur.noisebridge.net
ben at nerp.net
Fri Sep 23 19:25:33 PDT 2011
Ok, So I found a BIOS settings combination that causes it to not lock up
when detecting SATA drives. I had to set it to "IDE" mode instead of
"AHCI" mode. That's fucking stupid, but whatever. Linux won't care, it
will just use the drives correctly.
I'm almost done installing a base OS on a 160GB drive and will have it
back up shortly.
I've also added a cat5 cable for minotaur to the gige switch for 172.30,
and moved the vlan of switch2 Fa0/5 to vlan20 so it can have direct
On Fri, 23 Sep 2011, miloh wrote:
> On Fri, Sep 23, 2011 at 5:33 PM, Ben Kochie <ben at nerp.net> wrote:
> So this mini-itx board is a piece of shit. When I plug in an external
> SATA drive the board locks up in POST.
> I think we're going to need a different box for minotaur.
> #1: We could install pony's hardware with Ubuntu and run pony and minotaur
> in VMs.
> #2: We could buy/find a more efficient box.
> is this 172.30.0.4? the ops monitor?
> what is the spec on the mini-itx board in question? is there anything online about the problems
> with external SATA?
> please keep the piece of shit running in parallel until solutions are proven working.
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