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Microserver G8 sometimes fails to boot from SD Card

stef70
Occasional Contributor

Microserver G8 sometimes fails to boot from SD Card

Months ago I set up an HP MicroServer G8.

The system boot from a 32 GB microSD card brand new from Sandisk

Ubuntu 12.04.3

 

This is a GREAT DIY NAS for home and it is headless.

 

Unfortunately, sometimes, after issuing the WakeOnLan packet, that machine does not boot.

 

Looking at the console, I read:

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attempting to boot from hard drive (c:)

non system disk or disk error

replace and strike... etc...and so on

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the system reset and tries forever to boot, with no result

 

on the iLo log, I read:

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Embedded Flash/SD-CARD: Failed restart..

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then I power the server off, on again and it finally boot.

 

Any idea about the reason ?

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NickBv
Occasional Contributor

Re: Microserver G8 sometimes fails to boot from SD Card

Same problem

 

Any ideea ???