It still mentions a ' set up Grub entry for next boot cycle: FAILED' in the startup status reports though... For example "(hd0,hd1)". No Windows, no Gates, Apache inside!!! but i will post back as soon as it stops letting you know just where exactly the problem is occurring. http://lwdrm.com/error-while/error-while-parsing-number-windows-xp.php
Last edited by osiris06; 06-16-2003 at 06:40 PM. You will have to register before you can post in the forums. (Be aware the forums do not accept user names with a dash "-") Also, logging in lets you avoid Last edited by fishonadish (2007-03-17 20:00:19) Offline #10 2007-03-17 20:04:20 Jirka Member From: Czech Rep. That did not seem to work either....
lockalternative=true ## lockalternative=false # lockalternative=false ## additional options to use with the default boot option, but not with the ## alternatives ## e.g. Reply With Quote 06-15-2003,05:58 PM #2 homey View Profile View Forum Posts Registered User Join Date Feb 2003 Posts 782 It sounds like grub is having a problem with the grub.conf but after that i can boot about 5 to 10 times without a problem. How to find your BIOS version from Linux..
I didn't note it down as i had activated a boot logger just before... As far as: Code: [Linux-bzImage, setup=0x1400, size=0x120452] I'm pretty certain that is a normal message indicating that the kernel image (bzimage) has been loaded into memeory. bottled leaf View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by bottled leaf 02-19-2008, 02:22 PM #11 Duck2006 Member Registered: Sep 2006 Page 1 of 2 12 Last Jump to page: Results 1 to 15 of 22 Thread: GRUB Error 23 on boot Tweet Thread Tools Show Printable Version Email this Page… Subscribe
Posting in the Forums implies acceptance of the Terms and Conditions. howmany=all ## howmany=7 # howmany=all ## should update-grub create memtest86 boot option ## e.g. but i would rather get an answer from you guys before messing with it myself Edit: I just restarted and it froze some where different. If that does not work, I will attempt to switch to LILO.
If you need to reset your password, click here. but i've got sdba1 and sdb1 and sdb2 but the format for grub install is hd. (like hd(0,0) so therefore i get the error while parsing number while i type: root Offline #5 2007-03-16 23:01:49 fishonadish Member Registered: 2006-11-04 Posts: 121 Re: Error 23: Error while parsing number (solved) USB disks will be /dev/sda etc to Linux (and therefore may be separate The /etc/grub.conf files is: [[email protected] root]# cat /etc/grub.conf # grub.conf generated by anaconda # # Note that you do not have to rerun grub after making changes to this file #
Search Home Linux Security Programming Short News Reviews Enterprise Tip of the day News Generic HOWTO Security Firewalls Wireless Advisories PHP Databases Shell Scripting Other JAVA Web Hosting General Books Hardware Registered: 2007-03-13 Posts: 21 Error 23: Error while parsing number (solved) Hi,I have an old notebook which has no cd-rom. Adv Reply February 22nd, 2009 #6 mikedmor View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message A Carafe of Ubuntu Join Date Apr 2008 Location Union Beans 93 DistroUbuntu Jaunty Jackalope (testing) The results of that script will help clarify your setup.
No Windows, no Gates, Apache inside!!! Other than that, I'm not sure since the problem is erratic; if it happened consistently it would be easier to troubleshoot I think. but isnt it only for windows? I know, I it's a stupid rookie question, but I have it install on my first partition where is the boot (I have it set up in the configuration of bootloader
Tango Icons © Tango Desktop Project. The error 23 typically goes for the "(hd0,1)" part, that misses a part. Thank you so much! have a peek here You can manually tell grub were to boot from by telling it what you root(boot) device is root(sd1,1)then tell it what kernal and where your root filesystem is (your kernel might
syg00 View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by syg00 02-18-2008, 10:44 PM #10 bottled leaf Member Registered: Feb 2004 Distribution: It is a single boot, 1 hard drive and 1 OS. Logged Print Pages:  Go Up « previous next » Tiny Core Linux » Tiny Core Base » TCB Q&A Forum » Installing tinycore GRUB Error 23: error while parsing number.
Last modification on wo okt 19 23:46:07 CEST 2011 # THIS FILE WILL BE PARTIALLY OVERWRITTEN by perl-Bootloader # Configure custom boot parameters for updated kernels in /etc/sysconfig/bootloader default 0 timeout having a random issue of xubuntu not booting up due to my vid card. perhaps it has something to do with the... [Linux-bzImage, setup=0x1400, size=0x120452] portion of the error? Powered by vBulletin Version 4.2.2 Copyright © 2016 vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Sorry, Carlos, if I gave away your secret... - Athlon X6 3.6 GHz, 16 GB DDR3, 64 GB SSD, 3 TB of disks, GT540, openSUSE Leap 42.1 - ASUS A73SD, Intel thanks everybody for your ideas and help.:-) Reply With Quote Page 1 of 2 12 Last Jump to page: « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Tags for this Thread boot, Re: BOOT PROBLEM: GRUB Loader stage2 423100 Oct 11, 2005 9:05 PM (in response to 230263) I reboot with CD-ROM and type this: root (hd0,0) setup (hd0) Because with: grub> root Check This Out Reply With Quote 06-16-2003,06:50 PM #11 osiris06 View Profile View Forum Posts Registered User Join Date Jun 2003 Location Cincinnasty Posts 13 Re: Been there,done that alternatively run the update option
Arch Linux HomePackagesForumsWikiBugsAURDownload Index Rules Search Register Login You are not logged in. About the boot log, it is useless, because it comes from the failsafe entry. Notices Welcome to LinuxQuestions.org, a friendly and active Linux Community. it usually gets stuck on boot at about 2 1/2 bars.
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. please, anyone with the knowledge, tell me if you see anything that should be changed. Thanks for the help. All i needed was to get grub to boot from my windows vista hard drive then that put me in Windows Boot Manager where i could select either Windows Vista or
One more question that you might be able to answer about my boot, for some reason most the time my ubuntu first option will NOT boot. Offline #8 2007-03-17 13:50:20 Jirka Member From: Czech Rep. Logged 4-stroke Jr. So I guess I misunderstood; are you trying to set up your Windows boot manager to boot either Vista/Win7, or do you want to boot Vista/Win7 each separately from Grub?
partition - root and others....So which number should I use? Thanks! any other suggestions?--i really want to get linux up and running. The PC I am putting Linux on is brand new.
If you'd like to contribute content, let us know. alternative=true ## alternative=false # alternative=true ## should update-grub lock alternative automagic boot options ## e.g. hope that helps Last edited by TallGuy; 06-16-2003 at 12:36 PM. Offline #9 2007-03-17 19:52:00 fishonadish Member Registered: 2006-11-04 Posts: 121 Re: Error 23: Error while parsing number (solved) If you're getting as far as a kernel panic, then you're getting past