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LQ-related cookies. Page 1 of 2 1 2 > Search this Thread 08-30-2004, 05:06 PM #1 logiplex LQ Newbie Registered: Aug 2004 Location: USA Posts: 2 Rep: what is Grub loading error 21, and how can I fix the problem! My computer has a partition for linux fedora (the default OS) and also XP. When I boot up, I get the following: Grub loading stage 1.5 Grub loading, please wait..... error 21 When I hit enter, I get a blank screen with a blinking cursor. Now, I hit Ctrl-Alt-Del, and suddenly the Grub bootloader goes thru with no trouble. What is error 21, or at least where can I find the error codes for information, and how do I fix the problem; preferably without re-installing? Thanks for any and all information...... logiplex View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by logiplex 08-30-2004, 09:02 PM #2 jailbait LQ Guru Registered: Feb 2003 Location: Blue Ridge Mountain Distribution: Debian Jessie, Linux Mint 17 Posts: 7,730 Rep: "My computer has a partition for linux fedora (the default OS) and also XP. When I boot up, I get the following: Grub loading stage 1.5 Grub loading, please wait..... error 21" error 21 means that grub is looking for the grub configuration file on a disk that does not exist.
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Help » General » (SOLVED) Got "Error 21" message when in GRUB « previous next » Print Pages:  2 3 4 5 Go Down Author Topic: (SOLVED) Got "Error 21" message when in GRUB (Read 12746 times) batzilla Full Member Posts: 104 (SOLVED) Got "Error 21" message when in GRUB « on: September 04, 2012, 01:56:57 PM » I was on my computer, minding my own business, and the tool bar at the bottom of the page went away and I was stuck. So I manually shut down my computer and on booting again, got a black screen with this message:GRUB Loading stage1.5.GRUB Loading, please wait. . . .Error 21Can somebody rescue me!? I'm running PCLinuxOS 2009 release 126.96.36.199.tex3 with KDE 3.5.10 on a Dell Dimension 4500.Batzilla « Last Edit: September 13, 2012, 08:34:16 PM by batzilla » Logged BatzillaDell Dimension 4500PCLinuxOS 2012.08-KDERelease 3.2.18-pclos2.bfsKDE 4.8.3 i14 PCLinuxOS Tester Super Villain Posts: 23656 MLUs Forever! Re: Got "Error 21" message when in GRUB « Reply #1 on: September 04, 2012, 02:32:13 PM » Quote21 : Selected disk does not exist This error is returned if the device part of a device- or full file name refers to a disk or BIOS device that is not present or not recognized by the BIOS in the system.From info:/grub/Stage2 errors ..... you can use Konqueror to see all the error messages by entering that in the location bar.I would suggest checking the cables .... power and data going to the disk ..... pull them and reseat them with the power unplugged.Then try to boot again. Logged "Posterity - a paultry form of eternity" L. CohenKernel: 4.7.4-pclos1 x86_64 (64 bit); Desktop: KDE 4.14.18; Mobo: ASUSTeK P8Z68-V PRO v: Rev 1.0.1; CPU: Quad core Intel Core i7-3770S (-MCP-) cache: 8 MB; Memory: 8 GB; CPU Speed max: 3900 MHz; Graphics Card: Intel Xeon E3-1200 v2/3rd; SONY DVD RW T6 Guest Re: Got "Error 21" message when in GRUB « Reply #2 on: September 04, 2012, 02:36:39 PM » you are using a really old version of pclinux! any reason to do that?error 21, wasn't that error related to the hard disk partitions? backup your important files just in case that partition or hard disk are failingsupposedly you can fix this error by running the redombr tool to recreate the mbr