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suse linux 11.0 is giving me the message isolinux: Disk error 04, AX=0201, drive 80

Posted on 2008-10-13
Last Modified: 2013-12-05
suse linux 11.0 is giving me the message isolinux: Disk error 04, AX=0201, drive 80 when booting.

How to check if my disk is bad. It looks like a disk failure ?
What should I do ?
Question by:iskibinska
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Expert Comment

ID: 22709009
insert the disk
compare the output of this command  (/dev/sr0 is the device file of your cd-rom/dvd this could be different if you need to know how to find out ask it)
md5sum /dev/sr0

with the contents of this file.

If they are different your disk is corrupt.


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tjilp earned 500 total points
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errr.... first put the disk in the drive before executing this command.
ofcourse you thought of this

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ID: 22716671
But it is hard drive which is the problem not a DVD  drive...

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