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Old 10-13-2008, 06:57 AM   #1
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Cant resume device...booting error..

I have got an HP laptop ..It does'nt boot when i select the Fedora linux for booting from grub..
It gives the following message
unable to access resume device(/dev/sda3).....
and then the failing status of all the things namely :-
mount,setuproot, is displayed.
please help me it a hardware problem ..any thing wrong with my hdd or what????how to fix it...
thanks in advance...

Last edited by shady_Dev; 10-13-2008 at 07:05 AM.
Old 10-13-2008, 08:51 AM   #2
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Have you been using sleep or hibernate??
In my experiance these two functions dosen't work very well with linux.
And since it says that resume dosen't work im guessing it could be that.


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