> On 20 Dec 2004, at 10:38, Conor Wynne wrote:
>>>>> So I plugged it back in and reboot, "No operating
>>>> system found"
>>>> This usually means that its booting off the wrong controller - check
>> BIOS, I would expect a grub / lilo error otherwise.
>> I know it wasn't Dell's Christmas party last night Conor, so you must
> have been on the batter freelance - Keith did mention that the problem
> was in a laptop, so having the disk connected to the wrong controller
> is at least unlikely.
lol, yes missed that bit entirely ;-0
>>> Booting off the rescue cd will show your your partitions.
>> Yes, as long as something hasn't eaten the disk label, which seems to
> have happened here. As I mentioned earlier, Keith must be unlucky,
> because this is a rather severe error to have happen just when you run
> out of power.
>>> P.S. Conor - tapes?
Will call around tonight, cheers Niall.
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