1. My pc is Multiboot OS from Ubuntu 16.04 or windows10 Boot from Ubuntu fail today. But I can boot from WIN10.

  2. I install ex2fsd in WIN10, and I can see Ubuntu file system from WIN10. the purpose is mounting an Ubuntu file system , the I can view all the files of Ubuntu from window10

  3. I also can see win10 file system from Ubuntu automatically . But I don’t install ex2fsd in Ubuntu 16.04

  4. Boot from Ubuntu fail today. But I can boot from WIN10.

  5. I key in “ubuntu cannot reboot after ex2fsd” in win10 System shows : Recover Ubuntu installation after Ext2Fsd installation I find I can key in e2fsck -b 32768 /dev/sda5 in WIN10
  6. C:\Program Files\Ext2Fsd>e2fsck -b 32768 /dev/sda5 Win10 replies e2fsck 1.42.13 (17-May-2015) e2fsck: Cannot allocate memory while trying to open /dev/sda5

The superblock could not be read or does not describe a valid ext2/ext3/ext4 filesystem. If the device is valid and it really contains an ext2/ext3/ext4 filesystem (and not swap or ufs or something else), then the superblock is corrupt, and you might try running e2fsck with an alternate superblock: e2fsck -b 8193 or e2fsck -b 32768


Remove ex2fsd asap. It, and similar Windows drivers, corrupt the Ubuntu ext2/3/4 file system.

fsck the Ubuntu file system after removing this driver.

Search here on AskUbuntu for "superblock" to learn how to use backup superblocks to repair your current file system.


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