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No root device found. Boot has failed, sleeping forever.

asked 2014-02-26 08:32:34 -0500

Vitor Mazuco gravatar image

updated 2014-02-26 10:15:42 -0500

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After that I use DD comand in a Fedora 20 in a HD ATA, appear the messege "No root device found. Boot has failed, sleeping forever."

How can I fix this problem?

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What exact dd command did you use? It sounds like you might have made a mistake :(

randomuser gravatar imagerandomuser ( 2014-02-26 16:11:10 -0500 )edit

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answered 2014-02-26 10:48:34 -0500

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you need enter in rescue mode ... so you are in big trouble , you may use a boot.iso , try looking for fedora rescue mode

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And do you have the steps?

Vitor Mazuco gravatar imageVitor Mazuco ( 2014-02-26 10:58:49 -0500 )edit
sergiomb gravatar imagesergiomb ( 2014-02-27 09:42:18 -0500 )edit

answered 2014-02-26 10:51:07 -0500

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If that does not work try testing the hard drive power supply and if removed connect to a system with disk manager for partition status.

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