Paul J Gans wrote:
> Yes, but IDE devices are not always SATA devices. In the
> good old days IDE drives were /dev/hdx and SATA's were
> /dev/sdx. Now both are /dev/sdx, which is confusing at
> best and dangerous at worst.

Well, if they would have been sdx, I would not have complained. The
problem is that I have some that are sdX and some are hdX, while
previously all where hdX.

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