Trying to Boot from HD/CD-ROM; Bad Magic Number, Wrong Magic Number, Error
(Doc ID 1008424.1)
Last updated on MARCH 09, 2021
Applies to:Solaris Operating System - Version 8 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
When trying to boot from disk, cdrom, the boot fails with one of the following error messages:
- Bad magic number on disk label
- corrupt label - label checksum failed
- corrupt label - Wrong magic number
- Can't open Sun disk label package
- Can't open boot device
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