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Connect with top rated Experts 21 Experts available now in Live! I'm also having this problem. lockalternative=true ## lockalternative=false # lockalternative=false ## additional options to use with the default boot option, but not with the ## alternatives ## e.g. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? http://ndsman.net/vmware-error/vmware-error-loading-operating-system-linux.php

Keep in mind there is no Universal Restore (restoring images to dissimilar hardware) for Acronis' linux version, so you will have to try it to see if specs of the VM It only messed up because i try to start the VM in VirtualBox and VirtualBox did something to the vmdk file i guess? –StealthRT Dec 19 '10 at 4:58 Riothamus View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by Riothamus 11-13-2013, 09:56 AM #11 sanlinnaing LQ Newbie Registered: Nov 2013 Posts: I then installed XP onto a second and third HDD both of which worked absolutely perfect.

Good luck. 0 Featured Post Backup Your Microsoft Windows Server® Promoted by Acronis Backup all your Microsoft Windows Server – on-premises, in remote locations, in private and hybrid clouds. Forum software by XenForo™ ©2010-2016 XenForo Ltd. You can them make any changes to the system.

This applies to WinXP, Linux, Unix, all OS's. I would call this post spam because it provides no useful info and leads to a non-free application for M$ users... I haven't had great success with taking an acronis image of a drive then converting it to a VM. 0 LVL 2 Overall: Level 2 Message Author Comment by:taki1gostek ID: As for editing *.vmdk , please refer to VMware KBs below.

P.S. What if rather than trying to use converter to convert tib > vm, you: 1. Thanks, Arachan. For details, please refer to the VMware KB 1026266 in below Solution section.

Attached is the screen shot: linux.bmp 0 Free Gift Card with Acronis Backup Purchase! Browse other questions tagged windows virtualbox vmware-workstation or ask your own question. Not the answer you're looking for? After converting the .vmdk to a raw file using "qemu-img convert".

Is the word "like" a preposition or verb in "You made me like this." more hot questions question feed about us tour help blog chat data legal privacy policy work here Multi-boot: Arch linux, Ubuntu 12.04, Windows 7 & Windows 8 Adv Reply February 4th, 2010 #7 Arachan View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Just Give Me the Beans! Last edited by XavierP; 11-27-2013 at 03:41 AM. I was back in my windows machine in no time.

You need to restore GRUB to MBR of that disk. http://ndsman.net/vmware-error/vmware-error-loading-s-v00.php You can install it by typing: sudo apt-get install grub grub: command not found Does this mean something has happened to my grub on sda2? User contributions on this site are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike 4.0 International License. Worked fine prior opening with VirtualBox up vote 1 down vote favorite 1 I'm using VMware Workstation 7.x on Windows and I'm getting this error when I start my VM: error

Power on the converted virtual machine and press ESC to show the VMware boot device selector. The roller wins if the last roll is the same as one of the previous rolls. Edit: are you sure that is a 9.10 Live CD? 9.04 and earlier do not support the GRUB2 commands. weblink I just shut off and rebooted my computer, and now it has the 'error loading operating system.' I tried to follow what you said, but... "The most likely solution is that

I went into my BIOS setting (F2) and went through every single option on each tab, and didn't see a CHS/LBA anywere. For GRUB2 it must be a 9.10 Live CD and for legacy GRUB 0.97 it must be a 9.04 or earlier live CD. I downloaded and ran the program and here are the results.

I can use it before restart go around and do I want to do.

Also post what is going on with /dev/sda1 if you know. 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 Please help! It'd be nice to know for future however, how to do bare metal Linux (like a ghost image) installs on VMware esxi. 0 LVL 6 Overall: Level 6 VMware

If memory servesThe ports used are 443 and 902. --Josh 0 LVL 2 Overall: Level 2 Message Author Closing Comment by:taki1gostek ID: 316582322010-01-06 Thanks dude -- the live conversion did This problem mainfested only after heavy hacking around trying Norton Ghost, Partition Magic, different Unix, Linux, Windows XP operating system, and I guess that the instability of the geometry being set I booted into the fedora rescue disk and after selecting english, us layout, I'm at a prompt that says: Your system is mounted under the /mnt/sysimage directory. check over here Promoted by Acronis Backup any data in any location: local and remote systems, physical and virtual servers, private and public clouds, Macs and PCs, tablets and mobile devices, & more!

Finally, it fix for my problem. Get your own in 60 seconds. This normally happened when no mpt_scsih driver loaded into your Centos initrd. To resolve the "Error loading operating system" message the following steps were performed: 1.

Thanks, Arachan. Type "root (hd0,1)", or whatever your hard disk + boot partition numbers are for Ubuntu. 4. And whether it was a clean install or an upgrade from a previous version of Ubuntu. Re: " Error loading operating system" - P2V convertion of CentOS 5.3 athlon_crazy Jun 3, 2010 6:21 PM (in response to Hulk007) when you chroot /boot/sysimage, verify all Centos kernel images

Recreating a missing virtual disk (VMDK) descriptor file for disks split into 2GB files (1026266)Editing configuration files in VMware ESXi and ESX (1017022)Editing configuration files in VMware ESXi and ESX (2033234) My BIOS is AwardBIOS In My BIOS setting I go to "Standard CMOS Features" and press enter.