My router cannot load IOS and it is always loading in bootstrap with the (boot)> symbol. Unfortunately I do not have a backup of the IOS, do you think it has been corrupted? I am pasting some info to help.
%SYS-6-BOOT_MESSAGES: Messages above this line are from the boot loader.
boot of "cisco2-C1600" using boot helper "eprom:c1600-rboot-r.120-3.T" failed
error returned: cisco2-C1600
loadprog: error - on file open
boot: cannot load "cisco2-C1600"
PCMCIA flash directory:
File Length Name/status
1 4076218 c1600-sy-mz.122-3.bin
2 492 -startup-config
3 542 b
[4077448 bytes used, 116856 available, 4194304 total]
4096K bytes of processor board PCMCIA flash (Read/Write)
Configuration register is 0x2102