Remove duplicate entries, leaving only the last one and change eth1 to eth0. You can them make any changes to the system. Scenario: Old workstation running (unknown) version of Linux with a utility which collects and reports on Wireless Access Point data needs to be imported into a Vmware ESXi server. This reminded me of questions tha… Windows OS Operating Systems Software-Other System Utilities Linux Storage 102: more concepts of the IT enterprise storage Article by: Carlos This article is an update check over here
Thanks for the reply, device.map entry:(hd0) /dev/sdaThe file listing for /boot is attached via screenshots, pl refer and advice. Good luck. 0 Featured Post IT, Stop Being Called Into Every Meeting Promoted by Highfive Highfive is so simple that setting up every meeting room takes just minutes and every employee Need instructions on what to do next to get this Linux to fire up in ESXi. Join Date Feb 2010 Location New Zealand Beans 76 DistroXubuntu 11.10 Oneiric Ocelot Re: "Error loading operating system" Yes, I tried that, it returned Code: sudo: grub-install: command not found Is https://communities.vmware.com/thread/270884?start=0&tstart=0
You can also choose to mount your file system read-only instead of read-write by choosing 'read-only'. Reply James on November 25, 2015 at 1:47 PM Glad I could help Reply Mike on January 20, 2016 at 9:23 AM I'm trying this on ESXi6 getting the same error Very good of you to post this solution. If I uncheck the reconfiguration of the destination virtual machine, it completed without an error but when I start up the vm, I got error "Error loading operating system" I checked
Originally Posted by Arachan As far as I know I need to reconfigure GRUB to boot to the correct partition, but I do not know how to do this. Intelligence you can learn from, and use to anticipate and prepare for future attacks. To do this do a fdisk -l and look for the partition with the bootable flag set: Device Boot Start End Blocks Id System
/dev/sda1 * 1 13 104391 83 The software I used reported the disk geometry was incorrect and inisted on fixing it first.
In this case, the default entry # is the entry saved with the command 'savedefault'. # WARNING: If you are using dmraid do not use 'savedefault' or your # array will For the most migrations I've used VMware Converter 5.0. Upload the CentOS ISO to a datastore in your virtual environment and attached it to the converted virtual machines CD/DVD drive. 3. it may also help to make sure that the drive with the OS loads before other hard drives. 1 members found this post helpful.
After restart I can see my OS welcome screen. I can't found any solution by googling. To fix this and or any other bootloader issues, grab your favorite Linux rescue disk and boot the VM from it. Contact Us - Advertising Info - Rules - LQ Merchandise - Donations - Contributing Member - LQ Sitemap - Main Menu Linux Forum Android Forum Chrome OS Forum Search LQ
Are you new to LinuxQuestions.org? https://sites.google.com/site/mblyamaha/home/server/vmware/esxi/-error-loading-operating-system-after-p2v-linux The fix for this is to tell grub where the configfile is. defoptions=vga=791 resume=/dev/hda5 # defoptions=quiet splash ## should update-grub lock old automagic boot options ## e.g. Code: ============================= Boot Info Summary: ============================== => Windows is installed in the MBR of /dev/sda sda1: _________________________________________________________________________ File system: vfat Boot sector type: Windows XP: Fat32 Boot sector info: No errors
For Ubuntu 9.10 (which uses grub2) you can reinstall grub2 from the Ubuntu 9.10 live CD like this: http://members.iinet.net/~herman546/...B_from_Live_CD For older versions of Ubuntu (which use grub-legacy) you can reinstall grub http://prcflow.com/vmware-converter/vmware-converter-failed-at-98-unable-to-find-the-system-volume.html Operating System: Boot files/dirs: /boot.ini /ntldr /NTDETECT.COM sda2: _________________________________________________________________________ File system: ext4 Boot sector type: - Boot sector info: Operating System: Ubuntu 9.10 Boot files/dirs: /boot/grub/menu.lst /boot/grub/grub.cfg /etc/fstab /boot/grub/core.img sda3: _________________________________________________________________________ Redhat looks for it's grub config in /boot/grub/grub.conf the Knoppix grub can't find it's settings file. You can not post a blank message.
Connect with top rated Experts 15 Experts available now in Live! groot=(hd0,0) # groot=(hd0,1) ## should update-grub create alternative automagic boot options ## e.g. Be good luck. this content Get 1:1 Help Now Advertise Here Enjoyed your answer?
The VMWare Convertor conversion completed successfully and loaded the VM to the ESX Server however when I booted the VM on the ESX Server I got "Error loading operating system". However, when I try to power on the VM - I get a message" Error loading operating system" I see from various other forums and threads that I have to boot Don't despair there is probably good news!
How would I verify whether the vmware config file is properly setup? 0 LVL 27 Overall: Level 27 VMware 8 Linux 3 MS Server OS 3 Message Expert Comment by:Tolomir2009-11-24 This normally happened when no mpt_scsih driver loaded into your Centos initrd. Well, the problem is solved Thanks. As far as I know grub was on the MBR of the /dev/sda.
I went into my BIOS setting (F2) and went through every single option on each tab, and didn't see a CHS/LBA anywere. grub> kernel /boot/vmlinuz-188.8.131.52-0.21-smp root=/dev/sda2 grub> initrd /boot/initrd-184.108.40.206-0.21-smp grub> boot Alternatively, use the menu.lst file below. ###YaST update: removed default default 0 timeout 8 ##YaST - generic_mbr gfxmenu (hd0,1)/boot/message ##YaST - activate Reinstallation boot loader should able to resolve this issue. http://prcflow.com/vmware-converter/vmware-converter-error-loading-operating-system-windows-2003.html I'm using Ubuntu 9.10 and it was a fresh install.
P.S. Join Now For immediate help use Live now! is the vmware configuration file for the virtual machine properly setup? 0 LVL 2 Overall: Level 2 Message Author Comment by:taki1gostek2009-11-24 Tolomir: Because I don't know anything about the existence Should get text of which last line is grub> 2.
You can start the VM with Bus_logic otherwise, recompile kernel before P2V is necessary if you still insist to use LSI_logic adapter. Minor versions can be omitted. ## e.g. Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in. Before this solution, I just install OpenSuse linux and it completed completely and successfully.
Main Menu LQ Calendar LQ Rules LQ Sitemap Site FAQ View New Posts View Latest Posts Zero Reply Threads LQ Wiki Most Wanted Jeremy's Blog Report LQ Bug Syndicate Latest Edit: are you sure that is a 9.10 Live CD? 9.04 and earlier do not support the GRUB2 commands.