My pi-top says this when it tried to boot and I tried the method of holding down shift when turning it on but I can't edit the program! Can somebody please help?
Sorry, been there, done that. I know that does not help you , but shift to "recover" did not fix anything for me either.
Your SD is most likely kaput - probably powered down at wrong time. . To verify - try reformatting it OUTSIDE Pi.
The boot loader cannot find the root partition. There are some possibilities which will fail boot up:
- The entry for
- The entry in
/etc/fstabfor the root partion is wrong.
- The root partition isn't formated as
- There is no root filesystem on the root partition