Error: Cannot have a partition outside the disk!" I will hold off on the bug reporting for a little bit in case someone can answer this using the information I have If everyone who was unhappy with the drive took it back as faulty, it would make the point and encourage Seagate to do something about it. Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links TechSupportForum.com Advertisement 05-04-2009, 08:19 AM #2 wmorri Manager- Alternative Computing- Design Join Date: May 2008 Location: New York Posts: 6,408 OS: Window 7/Ubuntu/Fedora/Backtrack Share twitter facebook linkedin Re:Bad summary... (Score:5, Insightful) by tsa ( 15680 ) writes: on Sunday December 09, 2007 @07:10AM (#21630105) Homepage Why sue? Source
No problem like that with any other drive manufacturer. Our Solaris MySQL db's seem to run pretty much as well as if not better than our Linux ones. Still, it's important not to misread the google report; IIRC, while failures werent necessarily preceeded by SMART warnings, when SMART did warn there was a fair likelyhood of impending failure. Browse Seagate FreeAgent Go Models ST901603FGA2E1-RK ST902503FAA2E1-RK ST902503FBA2E1-RK ST902503FCA2E1-RK ST902503FDA2E1-RK ST902503FEA2E1-RK ST902503FGA2E1-RK ST902503FHA2E1-RK ST902503FKA2E1-RK ST902503FLA2E1-RK ST902503FMA2E1-RK ST903203FAA2E1-RK ST903203FBA2E1-RK ST903203FCA2E1-RK ST903203FDA2E1-RK ST903203FEA2E1-RK ST903203FGA2E1-RK ST903203FHA2E1-RK ST903203FKA2E1-RK ST903203FLA2E1-RK ST903203FMA2E1-RK ST905003FAA2E1-RK ST905003FBA2E1-RK ST905003FDA2E1-RK ST905003FGA2E1-RK ST905003FLA2E1-RK http://www.seagate.com/support/external-hard-drives/portable-hard-drives/freeagent-go/
If you have more than one fixed hard disk drives, then any drive letters that are using by them is not possible linked again, UNLESS the additional hard disk drive is In terms of raw bitrates, USB is faster (480 Mbps vs. 400 MBps), but with a USB HDD you have to wait until the current block is completely transferred before you However, you can always edit a bug report after submitting it, so if you wish to report a bug now, please certainly feel free to do so (after reading https://help.ubuntu.com/community/ReportingBugs). In over four months, I've had zero problems, and it gets used every day when MythTV records TV programs, flags the commercials, and prepares files to burn to DVD's.
I changed the drive name from I to M and it doesn't help. Thanks All When you boot the pc, after the POST screen, exactly what happens? So unless these drives have some sort of...different power saving mode I don't understand the dilemma. Seagate Freeagent Not Recognized Windows 10 But now I don't know if that cheap "Seagate" is actually a Maxtor-produced drive; or if the "Maxtor" is j Re:Oh dear... (Score:4, Informative) by JohnFluxx ( 413620 ) writes: on
for file in /sys/class/scsi_disk/*/allow_restart; do echo 1 >$filedone The script needs to run just onc Windows-only configuration program exists (Score:3, Informative) by Mathinker ( 909784 ) writes: on Sunday December 09, I'm not quite sure how they dealt with network drives, however. THis looks like an acceptable solution.For home users the speed limitation of the recovery should not be a problem. 0Votes Share Flag Collapse - The only by Jacky Howe · 9 The WD drives also work just fine, as long as you don't use their Mionet thing.
Close Close Slashdot Working... Seagate Freeagent External Hard Drive Not Recognized But this is bad, its a deliberately defective product and I hope someone sues. as a matter of interest SysInternals has a Linux Partition reader for windows that allows you to see what is going on with your Linux partitions (the ones that are not Password Site Map Posting Help Register Rules Today's Posts Search Site Map Home Forum Rules Members List Contact Us Community Links Pictures & Albums Members List Search Forums Show Threads
I didn't purchase the software since I had the data recovered thru Linux thru my colleague.Save some $$. 0Votes Share Flag Collapse - That's Great by Jacky Howe · 8 years get redirected here All rights reserved. Seagate Freeagent Desktop Re: (Score:2) by Waffle Iron ( 339739 ) writes: Some Free Agent drives have a SATA interface, and some are USB only. Seagate Freeagent 500gb Oh, I plan on installing Ubuntu on this drive.
In ubuntu when I try to open the drive from well I forgot its name, but the ubuntu "My Computer" if you will, it says device failed to mount. http://directxfaq.com/seagate-freeagent/freeagent-go-drivers-mac.php I have it on ubuntu 7.04 but the only dependencies I recognise is to have kernel 2.6, sysfs and cron, which should not be an issue. I hadn't heard about that problem until you mentioned it. It works really well. Seagate Freeagent Go 320gb External Hard Drive
it may help th OP out.
Partition Find & Mount
http://findandmount.com/download/ 0Votes Share Flag Collapse - Thanks for the post! Click Start, Run and type in cmd and press Enter.
At the command prompt, type chkdsk ?/r and then press ENTER.
? = The drive letter of the USB device.
Keep us informed as Create this script:#!/bin/shfor i in /sys/class/scsi_disk/*; do if [ "`cat "$i/device/model"`" = "FreeAgentDesktop" ]; then have a peek here Parent Share twitter facebook linkedin Re: (Score:3, Interesting) by Znork ( 31774 ) writes: "For what that's worth."Yep.
Re: (Score:2) by Dogtanian ( 588974 ) writes: There are new hidden manufacturers of harddisks in the black market that they don't pay taxes. Freeagent Seagate Software Using outdated or corrupt Seagate FreeAgent Go drivers can cause system errors, crashes, and cause your computer or hardware to fail. Share Flag This conversation is currently closed to new comments. 13 total posts (Page 1 of 2) 01 | 02 Next + Follow this Discussion · | Thread display:
If memory serves me well even if you mount your NTFS partition in Linux it will be read only since Linux and windows do not support each other without some intermediary Seagate FreeAgent Go drivers are tiny programs that enable your External Hard Drive hardware to communicate with your operating system software. Looks like there's something going on to push Windows as the only OS, leaving Linux and the rest up a creek with no hard drives at this rate. Seagate Freeagent Power Supply It's a one-time fix.
Tech Support Forum Security Center Virus/Trojan/Spyware Help General Computer Security Computer Security News Microsoft Support BSOD, Crashes And Hangs Windows 10 Support Windows 8, 8.1 Support Windows 7, Vista Make that lots of people. The FAT partition contains the windows driver for ext2/3 so I can use the drive nearly anywhere.http://ext2fsd.sourceforge.net/ [sourceforge.net] Re:I have dropped external drives... (Score:4, Informative) by gigne ( 990887 ) writes: http://directxfaq.com/seagate-freeagent/freeagent-go-mac-driver.php Share twitter facebook linkedin it is unfair (Score:2) by someone1234 ( 830754 ) writes: Tell me just one HD which is compatible with sauce.
But what really needs to be considered when exploring a solution? It just won't happen. Or if users wish, can opt to delete any reference to the detected drives by the device so that when the storage device is plugged in again, the whole drive letter Many company network don't allow you (either through procedure or technically) to just plug in a network device, and for good reason.
WINDOWS XP SP2 sees them all no problem Can you help with this problem? So if there is a single PC at a home, they tend to use their only ethernet connection to connect to the cable modem. It's a "problem" with external USB hard drives, the free-agent and free-agent pro. Either you gotta somehow find the pro-tools software, or contact seagate and they WILL show you where to DL it off their website.
Though admittedly, I just blanked the installed system and put in a customised one that allows SSH and NFS. fixed your script. What questions need to be asked? Not just mines: the ones I buy for customers (SMEs) and friends/family.
Despite the warranty and previously liking Seagate (before they bought Maxtor), I've moved back to Western Digital drives and others -- at least WD drives just sit there without potentially wobbling D_F I DON'T PLAY GAMES HDD DIAG UTILS TSF's Photographer's Corner How to Use Ubuntu to Recover Windows files 05-07-2009, 11:52 PM #7 ahmorrow God (TSF Enthusiast) They have performance and reliability databases. Click Adjust Power Setting Button.
http://www.channelregister.co.uk/2007/12/07/ [channelregister.co.uk] Re: (Score:2) by h4rm0ny ( 722443 ) writes: That's pretty awful. As you enter it, you won't see any placeholder characters (like *)--that's OK, just type it in and press enter. I didn't run into this on a linux PC, I was using a free-agent on a Buffalo Linkstation NAS as a backup drive. Importantly, it does not disable disk's power control.