How To Fix Busybox Initramfs Error On Ubuntu

Jul 23, 2023 · 1 min read · Post a comment

Most likely this error can occur if you have problems with the hard drive, partitions, or file systems used by the root file system, all this can lead to initramfs errors. Let me tell you how to fix Busybox Initramfs Error On Ubuntu.


  • Ubuntu
  • sudo privileges

Fix Busybox Initramfs Error On Ubuntu

Step 1. To see which disk nodes are corrupted type:


Step 2. The previous command will show you which disk partition is corrupted. In my case was sda5.

(initramfs) fsck /dev/sda2 -y

Step 3. Once the repair is completed, you need to reboot the system.

(initramfs) reboot

Step 4. If the reboot command does not do the thing, type:



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