Error 0x40 on Bootup
On Fri, Apr 18, 2008 at 10:46:21 +0300, David Baron (firstname.lastname@example.org) wrote:
> Last couple of days on first bootup got:
> Error 0x40
> Boot linux-2.6.23......?
> 1st time, I hit reset and bootup up normally
> Today, I hit return.
> Got a partial bios check .....
> Got the error again.
> Hit return
> Got a complete bios check and things ran normally.
> What is the problem and how to correct?
The first Google result for "Error 0x40" is:
http://www2.uic.edu/~aciani1/sector_blues.html which suggest a bad
hard drive sector.
Bob Cox. Stoke Gifford, near Bristol, UK.
Registered user #445000 with the Linux Counter - http://counter.li.org/