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When I got to gparted it shows up there is 74gb of unallocated space and no partitions. Subscribed! error: cannot seek `/dev/sdb'. Error: /dev/sdb: unrecognised disk label From liveCD add these drivers as it looks like you are running RAID or LVM. this contact form

error: cannot seek `/dev/sdb'. But for some reason, it won't show unless I mouse over one of the bottom corners of the screen. View 3 Replies View Related General :: Unable To Install The USB_ModeSwitch - Unable To Connect Micromax 300G Modem In Debian Jun 30, 2011 I couldn't connect my Micromax 300G modem Find More Posts by pixellany Thread Tools Show Printable Version Email this Page Search this Thread Advanced Search Posting Rules You may not post new threads You may not post http://www.linuxquestions.org/questions/linux-desktop-74/unable-to-seek-on-dev-sda-614966/

Google doesn't help. error: cannot seek `/dev/sdb'. error: cannot seek `/dev/sdb'. This is a new installation on a new machine. -- Rgds Peter.

Now I want to mirror my root and swap, and add other volumes with different raid requirements (raid0 and raid1).# lvcreate -L10G -m1 -n mir vg0 Insufficient suitable allocatable extents for when I type "sudo fdisk -l" at terminal I got the answer as follows:- Disk /dev/sda: 250.1 GB, 250059350016 bytes 255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 30401 cylinders, total 488397168 sectors Units = Ubuntu 7.10 , Win XP and FC8. After recovering, you may be able to delete 2nd and 3rd partition and save the partition table, at this point try the XP CD again, it may then recognize a valid

View 8 Replies View Related Debian :: How Does The Installer Seek ISO Image Jul 4, 2010 Several times and several machines the debian installer complained that it cannot find the You can enable SATA after installing XP, I've done this myself, but cannot remember which link I used. Further to that, I tried to re-enable back SATA in the bios, but when I do that, windows wouldn't even boot up. it was an older computer so i gave up on it.

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error: cannot seek `/dev/sdb'. http://www.gossamer-threads.com/lists/gentoo/user/206207 If you have a CD containing XP service pack 2 or 3 it may contain some of the drivers. I had to type a few ignore commands Code: ubuntu@ubuntu:~$ sudo parted -l print Error: Invalid argument during seek for read on /dev/sda Retry/Ignore/Cancel? Found linux image: /boot/vmlinuz-3.2.0-25-generic Found initrd image: /boot/initrd.img-3.2.0-25-generic Found linux image: /boot/vmlinuz-3.2.0-24-generic-pae Found initrd image: /boot/initrd.img-3.2.0-24-generic-pae Found linux image: /boot/vmlinuz-3.2.0-24-generic Found initrd image: /boot/initrd.img-3.2.0-24-generic Found linux image: /boot/vmlinuz-3.0.0-17-generic-pae Found initrd image:

The mp3s themselves are fine - they play perfectly in Ubuntu and WIndows. http://crudlet.org/ubuntu-unable/ubuntu-unable-to-update-12-04.html When i reboot it, it wont boot back up. So that ‘temp’ folder’s path will be /home/ubuntu/temp. error: cannot seek `/dev/sdb'.

Before I had any issues with the computer, SATA was always enabled. In short, I've found two things: > > a) "cfdisk" might work while "fdisk" does not. retry Error: Invalid argument during seek for read on /dev/sda Retry/Ignore/Cancel? navigate here Join our community today!

RAID?- ? fdisk ? -------------------- aptitude! error: cannot seek `/dev/sdb'. First, clean > dmesg: > > sudo dmesg -c > /dev/null OK. > Then try fdisk again: > > /sbin/fdisk -l $ sudo /sbin/fdisk -l Unable to seek on /dev/sda >

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I booted back up to xubuntu with the live cd and ran the command sudo fdisk -l in terminal and gave me the following: fdisk: unable to seek on /dev/sda: Invalid and some stuff went wrong where i wasn't able to boot into either of the os. Actually I'm still not able to get connected, even at eth0, despite my nameservers being OK, and the default route gateway being all OK. grub-probe: error: cannot seek `/dev/sdb'.

Bizdelnick Sep 4 2010, 17:50 #7 grammatikführer : 11975 : : Debian GNU/Linux : - : If it does not find wireless then use it on an ethernet cable. I have an older hp dv1660ca laptop. his comment is here umount: /var/lib/os-prober/mount: not mounted rmdir: failed to remove `/var/lib/os-prober/mount': Device or resource busy error: cannot seek `/dev/sdb'.

Again, I couldn't create a partition without creating a partition table. 05-05-2012, 04:36 PM #4 hal8000 Alternative ComputingModerator Join Date: Dec 2006 Location: United Kingdom Posts: 2,593 error: cannot seek `/dev/sdb'.

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