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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 UK - GMT/BST Posts 37,818 Re: Grub Error 25 during installation Originally Posted by caf4926 Try SUSE again Just don't install a bootloader You'll need to run update-grub in Fedora after Last Jump to page: « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del.icio.us StumbleUpon Google Facebook Twitter Posting Permissions You may not post new threads You may not post At the moment Grub is installed into the linux partition and I'm booting using NTLOADER and grub.bin - this works perfectly using the same grub.conf file. get redirected here

If it indeed is there, it does nothing. Notices Welcome to LinuxQuestions.org, a friendly and active Linux Community. Kernel: 4.7.2-1-default x86_64 | Desktop KDE 5 Distro: "openSUSE" "20160812" "Tumbleweed" My Articles Was I any help? Here is an interpretation of the grub4dos error codes (they may not be 100% correct but may help). 1 : Filename must be either an absolute filename or blocklist This http://www.linuxquestions.org/questions/linux-software-2/grub-error-25-disk-read-error-275052/

And that this error is what you see post install? Privacy Policy Arch Linux HomePackagesForumsWikiBugsAURDownload Index Rules Search Register Login You are not logged in. In grub I can also read the HD with: 'cat (hd0,14)/boot/grub/grub.conf' and I get the correct result. by using some kind of harddrive emulation?

This generally happens because of a corrupt filesystem on the disk or a bug in the code handling it in GRUB (it's a great debugging tool). 25 : Disk read error The time now is 09:48 AM. The menu has the splash image from the HD. Password Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.

Last edited by Morphus; March 6th, 2009 at 03:20 AM. Remove advertisements Sponsored Links A-Train View Public Profile Find all posts by A-Train « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Thread Tools Show Printable Version Email this Page Subscribe to this Apparently this is linked to a Bug 6513165: "Error 25: Disk read error", when booting from and external usb dvd device. my Grub floppy fallback with the same menu.lst works with no problem.

Ubuntu Logo, Ubuntu and Canonical © Canonical Ltd. This is a bad sign. 6 : Mismatched or corrupt version of stage1/stage2 This error is returned if the install command is pointed to incompatible or corrupt versions of the stage1 Google™ Search FedoraForum Search Red Hat Bugzilla Search
Search Forums Show Threads Show Posts Tag Search Advanced Search Go to Page... I tried hd(4,0) which would be a 5th SATA port, which my machine does not have, this gave a different error.

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The point of this is that the kernel requires special handling which GRUB is likely unable to provide. 11 : Unrecognized device string This error is returned if a device string Get More Info Please try to resolve this ASAP, it's quite critical. # egrep -v '^#' /boot/grub/menu.lst default 0 timeout 5 color cyan/blue white/blue title Debian GNU/Linux, kernel 2.6.16.12 root (hd0,0) kernel /boot/vmlinuz-2.6.16.12 root=/dev/sda1 Home Forums Posting Rules Linux Help & Resources Fedora Set-Up Guides Fedora Magazine Ask Fedora Fedora Project Fedora Project Links The Fedora Project Get Fedora F23 Release Notes F24 Release Notes And don't start swapping around HDs in your BIOS, if you have multiple disks.

It would seem that I am getting the same error as you would get if you specified a hdd or partition which does not exist, or does not have a boot Do I still need to use SuperGrubDisk, should I install suse again and then try to add the boot entry?, thanks Reply With Quote 19-Nov-2011,01:42 #6 caf4926 View Profile View Forum Still unable to read the disk. useful reference Visit the following links: Site Howto | Site FAQ | Sitemap | Register Now If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us.

I have 3 HDD's all with NTFS partitions on them, one is bootable with XP on it and another has at the start also has ubuntu and swap partitions on it. cd /tmp mkdir iso mkdir -p iso/boot/grub cp /boot/grub/menu.lst /tmp/iso/boot/grub/. This is only a temporary stage so I need the boot CD to work so I can move on.

The partition/s where you are trying to install openSUSE, if they are outside the first 128GB of the HD, then they must be in logical partitions which themselves will be inside

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FedoraForum.org is privately owned and is not directly sponsored by the Fedora Project or Red Hat, Inc. I did it just as described in the grub manual: as root... Privacy Policy | Term of Use | Posting Guidelines | Archive | Contact Us | Founding MembersPowered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2012, vBulletin Solutions, Inc. this page G Fraser Wed May 3 06:24:20 2006, comment #2:Having the exact same problem with Debian unstable's latest (as of today) grub (GNU GRUB 0.97).

So it seems that there is no problem reading the HD. Have read the Grub manual and experimented for hours (in fact, days) but cannot get past the following when trying to boot from a CD created exactly as per the manual, Any ideas? net adrian15 adrian15 Sun May 7 15:05:47 2006, comment #4:Sorry, take back that last comment.

I can boot just fine into Windows and access various partitions. why do MENU CHOICES give me that disk read error, while manually typing identical data at the grub command prompt DOES NOT???!!! at the moment I have no OS only an ilom. I can understand why grub (anaconda?) might have come up with that fd0 part (wishful thinking perhaps?) but I don't understand how it came up with hd2.

The Grub menu has the *splash image from the HD*. Having a problem installing a new program? Have read the Grub manual and experimented for hours (in fact, days) but cannot get past the following when trying to boot from a CD created exactly as per the manual, All looks good to me, AFAIK.

except when I attempt to use grub. mkisofs -R -b boot/grub/stage2_eltorito -no-emul-boot \ -boot-load-size 4 -boot-info-table -o grub.iso iso Then I edit the grub.conf and menu.lst to change your kernel line from this .... homey View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by homey Thread Tools Show Printable Version Email this Page Search this Thread Advanced Last Jump to page: Results 1 to 10 of 50 Thread: Grub Error 25 during installation Thread Tools Show Printable Version Subscribe to this Thread… Display Linear Mode Switch to Hybrid

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