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Re: Basic install problems ????????????



Rizwan Mohammad wrote:
> 
> Does LILO boots linux  if its / is on the on an extended partition
> (logical partition) I don't think so. I mean if u write your lilo
> on to the boot sector of the extended partition ( hda5 and above ).
>         Its better to write on the MBR of the first disk.

You can certainly put / (or /boot) in a logical partition within
an extended partition.  I don't think you can use the boot sector
of such a partition, but you can still load LILO into the MBR.

	- Kevin Colby
	  kevinc grainsystems com



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