Insufficient memory - You don't have enough memory to run a particular command or applications Internal stack overflow - DOS's internal storage areas are full if you need to go into Action: Check your command-line syntax and reenter the command. Peet McKimmie Says: September 24th, 2008 at 11:41 am Another vote here for the seminal: "Keyboard not present or not functioning, press F1 to continue." I can't believe you missed it Connection timed out Source: FTPSeverity: Minor Explanation: The attempt to establish communication with the remote host did not succeed.
What was introduced in 1987 was the two line hex code shown in your screen capture (originally the code was just one line). The serial driver will unload. 0x0000045F ERROR_IRQ_BUSY Unable to open a device that was sharing an IRQ with other devices. Notable error messages Abort, Retry, Fail? - A notoriously confusing error message seen in MS-DOS An example of an Error message .vbs script Bad command or file name - Another notoriously In most CP/M systems attempting to read a disk drive with the door open hung waiting for an input event until the disk drive door was closed, on some hardware it
One day we fielded a call from an irate customer. rhosts file on your UNIX system does not contain an entry for the username you specified or for the workstation name. Matt Says: September 24th, 2008 at 1:36 pm I think this one is pretty good: http://www.mrfisch.com/404.html John Howell Says: September 24th, 2008 at 1:37 pm The error messages I hate the
Invalid number of parameters When the command was typed, something was left out that DOS needed by the command, it was mistyped, or a space was placed where one was not Action: Repeat the command to print the remainder of copies. In popular culture In 1993, Neil Howe published 13th Gen: Abort, Retry, Ignore, Fail?, a sympathetic book about the culture of Generation X. In 1996, White Town released an EP entitled Linux Error Messages File not found The file concerned may have been damaged, moved, deleted, or a bug may have caused the error.
Michael Says: September 24th, 2008 at 12:52 pm Any of the old OS360 system failure codes - nick named SOCK codes. Dos Error Codes List A primary design consideration was that software written for CP/M be portable to DOS without changes. frederick Says: September 24th, 2008 at 12:46 pm Once while using Mac OS 9.2, I was trying to open the control panel "Memory" and received the error message: "The Application "Memory" http://stanislavs.org/helppc/dos_error_codes.html Check the HOSTS file on your workstation to make sure it has an entry for this host.
Lost previous directory entry Source: RCPSeverity: Minor Explanation: A change in the directory structure occurred while RCP was copying files from a directory on the workstation to the remote host. Dos Beep Codes Something similar happens if you type: 10 dim a%(1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1) There was something screwy about the system that caused code that had very specific faults (it has to be a 14-dimensional DIM, It would typically print a short (one line) description of the error code, followed by a prompt for user action. The computer was able to connect on a secondary transport. 0x000002EB ERROR_PAGE_FAULT_TRANSITION Page fault was a transition fault. 0x000002EC ERROR_PAGE_FAULT_DEMAND_ZERO Page fault was a demand zero fault. 0x000002ED ERROR_PAGE_FAULT_COPY_ON_WRITE Page fault
Action: Correct the line and recompile. here This might be caused by a failure of your hardware or by a poor connection. 0x00000289 ERROR_MOUNT_POINT_NOT_RESOLVED The create operation failed because the name contained at least one mount point that Dos Error Codes Read error on stdin socket Source: REXEC and RSH Severity: Serious Explanation: An error occurred while trying to read characters from STDIN on the workstation. Unix Error Messages Action: Check the syntax in the PRINT.CFG file and try again.
According to the manufacturer of the motherboard, the set of beeps I was hearing meant a failed CPU. Action: Contact the administrator of the remote host. ERROR: (
I ruined your life.:) (Cooper Journal) Ooops Sorry, a tumblr collecting error messages v t e Error messages System failure Bomb icon Fatal system error Guru Meditation Kernel panic Linux kernel A utility program may be able to reconstruct the damaged area. Some of the error messages refer to LAN WorkPlace system error messages. Action: Verify your command line against the option list provided in (LPR command), (LPQ command), or (LPRM command).
Action: Check the command syntax and retype the command. Ms Dos Error Codes TELAPI: not loaded Source: TELAPISeverity: Minor Explanation: You attempted to unload TELAPI when it was not loaded. What error is it about, and how does one solve the problem?
Alberto Says: September 24th, 2008 at 12:22 pm My best error was on an HP3000 ~1984, when I submitted a fortran program to the pascal compiler: Catastrophic Compiler Error orclev Says: I ranked them on a variety of factors, including how many people they bedeviled over the years, their aesthetic appeal or lack thereof, and the likelihood that they were notifying you Drive not ready Disk or disc in the drive is not readable. Dos %errorlevel% Some of the error messages refer to LAN WorkPlace system error messages.
Jay Says: December 8th, 2010 at 4:35 pm My theory is that Twitter (represented by the birds) is experiencing heavy loads (represented by the whales). Action: Try the command again. Connection reset by peer Source: FTPSeverity: Minor Explanation: A problem occurred at the remote end of the connection and the remote system detected it. The count on the dbf loop is 6809.
See, this customer was mad because his missile defense system design work had been interrupted by an error message that said: "Beam me up Scotty, she's sucking mud!" Todd Says: September The fix is to close some programs, or install more memory. [program name] has encountered a problem and needs to close. Invalid VT220 key function Source: KEY220Severity: Minor Explanation: You specified an invalid VT220 key function in your KEY220 input file. Each of the following messages is unique but, in general, these messages are caused by minor syntax errors.
RSS Feed Twitter: Harry|All Technologizer Join Our Facebook Page The Thirteen Greatest Error Messages of All Time They're rarely helpful. For a multibyte character set, this includes a lead byte without a succeeding trail byte. No Match. Adam Says: September 24th, 2008 at 1:47 pm GENERAL FAILURE READING HARD DRIVE was always one of my favorites.
The silence surges. Processing Configuration File:
Of course, if the JCL processor KNEW what I meant, then why did it have to abort?!?!? Retry the command. Thanks for information's. Job ID: Invalid command modifier in configuration file Source: RPR, RPS, and RPDSeverity: Minor Explanation: You specified an invalid %j command-line modifier in the PRINT.CFG file.
Substitute string for modifier undefined Source: RPR, RPS, and RPDSeverity: Minor Explanation: You did not specify a filename on the RPR, RPS, or RPD command line to be used by the Kiski Says: September 24th, 2008 at 11:11 am Keyboard not attached… Press F-1 to continue. GSM Huawei Honor 5X HTC Desire 626 Huawei P8 Lite iPhone 6 vs. 6s Nokia Lumia Samsung Galaxy J3 Samsung Galaxy S7 Samsung J7 Samsung S7 Sony Xperia Tablets Back Best Cannot find system files - DOS cannot find your system files Directory already exists - You tried to create a directory with the same name Disk Full - Message that comes
Explanation: The remote host is not available or is not running the RSH server.