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Re: [Xen-users] Full Virtualised Guest not booting with waiting for sda2 to appear error

On Thu, Mar 25, 2010 at 3:29 PM,  <peter.chiu@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Thanks, Nick, for your response.
> That is what I have done actually, as described in my message:
>> During the boot up sequence, I can enter into the boot OS selection
>> menu, select the boot entry, and edit the root device from /dev/sda2
> to
>> /dev/hda2
> But no good still, it then said waiting for /dev/hda2 and then timed
> out, same symptom really.

does the original server use scsi disk?
If yes, it might be the case that the ide drivers was not loaded. Try
these commands when it times out and enter recover shell:

cat /proc/partitions
dmesg | grep hda
dmesg | grep sda
lsmod | grep piix


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