On Thu, 19 Jun 2003 14:39:10 +0000, John E. Carty wrote:
>> > cat /dev/zero >/dev/hdX
>>
> Finally got KNOPPIX to load, but receive the following error: bash:
> /dev/hdX: Permission denied
hdX should be something like hda, hdc, etc....

hda=Primary Master
hdb=Primary Slave
hdc=Secondary Master
hdd=Secondary Slave

also, you do need to be root :)