My old CompaQ Armada700 also uses “cableselect”, think many older lappys do.
[I]More,[/I] but now I’m just guessing; from own experience the latest Intel express sata chipset are able to run any drive configuration as well. (Maybe because they don’t run on ide/sata bus*.)
alan1476, time to get a laptop old man.
Much easier to take with you on vacations and out in the free. Adding wireless Internet and you will be able to chat with us all the time. Thanks.