The only way that I know of (that works for WIndows and apparently for Linux hard drives) is to use Vmware converter. fiservguy Fedora 1 02-18-2005 10:11 AM "Operating system not found", problem with the motherboard/GRUB Loader maybe?? 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 I'm also having this problem. check over here
Last edited by XavierP; 11-27-2013 at 02:41 AM. It didn't work. HTH some of you poor saps that got yourself into the same bind I did.. I tried with another and that exported fine and i am importing that into box 2 as we speak.
Plenty of people have had the problem, but most of the solutions involved Linux or Vista+ (or reformatting. Show 7 replies 1. How familiar are you with linux?
Post your Linux Success Stories here. If you download VirtualBox to a workstation, it should be able to open and run the OVF if the export is good. When the import has finished i get "Error Loading Operating System" The virtual machine is Windows XP and the ESXi Hosts are running 4.0 ESXi Box 1 is HP ProLiant DL370 Vmware Fusion Error Loading Operating System ToBe View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by ToBe 03-28-2009, 01:58 PM #2 patillo LQ Newbie Registered: Mar 2009 Posts:
No Yes How can we make this article more helpful? Vmware Error Loading Operating System Windows Xp Get 1:1 Help Now Advertise Here Enjoyed your answer? Jordannet - this sounds like my situation! May 5, 2011 10:01 AM (in response to QantasA380) Good to hear it's working.AndréPS: I'm going to mark the thread as "Assumed Answered".
Thanks Last edited by FN-GM; 4th May 2011 at 07:40 PM. How To Fix Error Loading Operating System Windows Xp I then imported into box 2 by File > Deploy OVF template. Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions Go to original post Actions Remove from profile Feature on your profile More Like This Retrieving data ... In this case, the parameter is different from the original one, and the restored virtual machine fails to be started with an error "Error Loading Operating System".
It also means leaving the BIOS setting on AUTO. Get More Info but i havn't used esx in nearly 2 years! Vmware Error Loading Operating System Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions. Error Loading Operating System Virtualbox Well, the problem is solved Thanks.
Re: Error Loading Operating System When Importing Into ESXi QantasA380 May 4, 2011 10:37 AM (in response to weinstein5) I was hoping you was going to say i was doing something check my blog Join Now For immediate help use Live now! which sometimes tries to use CHS which is incorrect for most modern computers. Equivalent means wiping the HD, then powering the PC down before starting partitioning and OS installation with a clean HD. Vmware Player Error Loading Operating System
I will be importing many servers so i am just testing this out for when the time comes.Thanks Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 3. I fortunately did not have to do that. Before this solution, I just install OpenSuse linux and it completed completely and successfully. http://forumyaren.com/error-loading/vmware-error-loading-operating-system.php setting to LBA, and then ghosting from image file to the boot partition (Its a dual boot, and that happens to be winxp :P ) and I was all set to
CALL US: 1 (866) 837-4827 Solutions Unstructured Data Growth Multi-Vendor Hybrid Cloud Healthcare Government Products Backup and Recovery Business Continuity Storage Management Information Governance Products A-Z Services Education Services Business Critical I first created an Acronis TIB image of the Linux drive and then used VMware converter in Windows to convert the TIB file directly to the VMWare ESXi host. Reason: We are called "LinuxQuestions" for a reason Herkes View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by Herkes 11-27-2013, 02:04 AM
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Reply ↓ Jason on January 24, 2011 at 12:03 pm said: Hey oneofakind, Sorry to hear it didn't work. Solved Error loading Operating System - VMwae Converter Posted on 2011-11-29 VMware Virtualization 1 Verified Solution 6 Comments 1,863 Views Last Modified: 2012-05-12 We have two Vmware hosts - one running ddb.geometry.sectors = "53"). have a peek at these guys ESX always sets the parameter as a fixed value when creating the virtual machine.
When finished please exit from the shell and your system will reboot. 0 LVL 2 Overall: Level 2 Message Author Comment by:taki1gostek2009-11-24 I was able to find an fdisk -l Thanks! Suggested Solutions Title # Comments Views Activity Is it possible to find a driver / modify ESXi to utilize an Intel Rapid Store Technology raid on an MSI x99a Raider motherboard? Re: Error Loading Operating System When Importing Into ESXi QantasA380 May 4, 2011 10:43 AM (in response to weinstein5) Thanks will give this a shot.
Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 5. Thank You! I really didn't want to reinstall everything. mrmazda View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries View LQ Wiki Contributions Visit mrmazda's homepage!