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Re: 1024 cylinder
begin electrogrammati illius Shane J Pearson
>On Friday, June 21, 2002, at 02:28 AM, Thorsten Glaser wrote:
>>> has 16
>> It's the BIOS limitation.
>Actually, the 16 head limit was imposed by the IDE interface, the BIOS
>at that time allowed 255 heads!
Yup, I was talking about the limitation itself...
>> Many, but not all, BIOSen support LBA conversion and thus 255 heads.
>I was of the belief that LBA did not use cyls, heads and sectors, but
>genuine block addresses? In the IDE World this is limited to 28 bits
>and thus 2^28*512=128GB.
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