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OpenSUSE Install :: Could Not Find /dev/disk/by-id/ata?


I turned on my machine this morning and got this:

Code:
could not find /dev/disk/by-id/ata-MAXTOR_STM (etc) -part 3
want me to fall back to /dev/disk/by-id/ata-MAXTOR_STM (etc)-part 3?

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