At 05:14 PM 3/30/2002 +0000, you wrote: > > nothing > > > > No hard drive detected at all. > >Err, stupid question here: you do have an operating system on this second >drive don't you? If not, that's probably why it won't boot up. Alternately, >my motherboard has separate sockets for IDE1 and IDE2, if yours is the same >then make sure the drive is connected to the IDE1 socket. err, no -- the os was on the dead drive. So, I thought I would reincarnate it as a linux server now that I've had one whole week of experience with linux. so, does elvis really have to leave the building? I've had it for years and I'm hoping it could have a new life thanks!