Troubleshoot Azure Linux Virtual Machines boot errors
This article lists the common boot errors that you may receive when you start a Linux virtual machine (VM) in Microsoft Azure. For more information about the errors, see the articles in the Boot errors and solutions section.
Boot errors and solutions
Troubleshoot a Linux VM by attaching the OS disk to a recovery VM using Azure:
Disk Swap – this can be automated using either:
Disk Swap Video:
If you do not have access to GRUB watch this video and see, how you can easily automate the disk swap procedure to recover your VM
Recovery of a VM can also be attempted with the unsupported BETA script ALAR.