I would certainly be checking the positions on the ribbon. I was caught by this myself - should have known better, doh! For ATA-100+ cables, the black connector is master and the grey is slave. Not an issue for older and slower ATA modes, but a gotcha for ATA-100+. _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"