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Originally Posted by pigoo3 View Post
Two thoughts:

1. Powermac G3's have a maximum supported hard drive size of 128gig. So that 500 gig hard drive might be causing issues.

2. A second thought is that your startup hard drive is on it's way to "kicking the bucket". You may be able to get it to boot ok for a while...but eventually it will die completely (if this is the problem).

- Nick
can't be ether of those since, after troubleshooting for a while i noticed its because i'm running the harddrives from a IDE-PCI card to have the computer accept the 500 giger, if i plug the HDD straight to the motherboard, it boots just fine.

drivers, maybe?
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