After reading that VirtualBox can directly work with vmdk files, I created new virtual machine, connected image and launched it… Then I was surprised by: Error loading operating system. The impossible became the possible. the_ultimate_samurai View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by the_ultimate_samurai 01-08-2010, 06:57 PM #2 fang0654 Member Registered: Oct 2003 Location: New i loaded the vmdk file as the main hdd, and went through the set up procedure, however when i start it up i get "error loading operating system" i am running https://forums.virtualbox.org/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=56195
Email Address (Optional) Your feedback has been submitted successfully! Either create your own: http://www.ehow.com/how_5046115_create-windows-xp-rescue-disk.html or find one here: http://www.freepctech.com/index.php/downloads/336-boot-disks I downloaded an zipped ISO from the above link and mounted it using VirtualBox to the cd rom and booted from Browse other questions tagged windows virtualbox vmware-workstation or ask your own question. Why can't the second fundamental theorem of calculus be proved in just two lines?
How do I fix this? You might need to edit your LD_LIBRARY_PATH environment to include the library installation path, /usr/lib/vmware-vix-disklib/lib32 (or lib64) for instance. Error Message Error Loading Operating System Cause Each virtual machine has VMDK descriptor file(s) in virtual disk(s), and there is a parameter "ddb.geometry.sectors" in a VMDK descriptor file. Mergeide I already deleted the AGP440 driver, but with no effect.
it mightbe refrencing a scsi disk http://support.microsoft.com/kb/314081 Typically, the Boot.ini file contains the following data: [boot loader] timeout=30 default=scsi(0)disk(0)rdisk(0)partition(1)\winnt [operating systems] scsi(0)disk(0)rdisk(0)partition(1)\winnt = "Windows NT" /NODEBUG Vmware Error Loading Operating System Codexia: a wealth of knowledge for the prolific polymath gentlemen Solar System exploration (mostly about current and future space missions) | Space News thread (wallpaper links too) | Higgs Boson 3D Why does Wolfram Alpha say the roots of a cubic involve square roots of negative numbers, when all three roots are real? http://virtuallyhyper.com/2013/04/migrating-a-vm-from-vmware-workstation-to-oracle-virtualbox/ Then I selected command line launch and typed the following commands: > bootsect /nt52 ALL /force /mbr> bootsect /nt60 ALL /force /mbr Having done that, restart and get a working system.
You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. http://www.rpgcodex.net/forums/index.php?threads/error-loading-operating-system-xp-vmware-virtualbox.75950/ After it’s finished you will see the following: In the OVF User Guide there are good examples of how to use ovftool. Virtualbox "error Loading Operating System" Vmdk Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? Vmware Error Loading Operating System Windows Xp OK.
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Our Bitcoin Address: [[address]] Donation of [[value]] BTC Received. Or boot from the 2003 installation CD and perform a repair installation. Inside that folder, I saw the following: [[emailprotected] ~]$ ls -1 .vmware/Windows\ XP\ Professional/ caches vmware-0.log vmware-1.log vmware-2.log vmware.log Windows XP useful reference Having a problem logging in?
Debugging information is useful only for developers.You can add the /SOS option to display driver names while the drivers are being loaded. Ovftool Should the sole user of a *nix system have two accounts? I was running win xp sp3 on vmware workstation trial.
Checking out the vmware-vdiskmanager --help output, I saw the following: -r : convert the specified disk; need to specify destination disk-type. Import an OVA Template into VirtualBox We can use the VBoxManage to import an OVA Template. Now select "Advanced - Filesystem Utils": In the next window select "Boot": If there are mismatches or problems you will get a view like this: to solve this, select "Rebuild BS" Oracle Vm Virtualbox 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
How common is it to use the word 'bitch' for a female dog? Moving from VMWare to VirtualBox was done more safely using VMware import/export wizard. That process seems to be more stable, here is the command you would run if you had extracted the OVA template under a folder called test: [[emailprotected]