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Re: Lilo



Kevin Colby wrote:
> 
> Craig Foot wrote:
> > Kevin Colby wrote:

<SNIPPED>

> > Following is my lilo.conf :-
> >
> > boot=/dev/hda
> > timeout=50
> > linear
> > prompt
> > default=dos
> > vga=normal
> > read=only
> > map=/boot/map
> > install=/boot/boot.b
> > image=/boot/vmlinuz-2.0.36-0.7
> > label=linux
> > root=/dev/hdb1
> > other=/dev/hda0
> > label=dos
> > table=/dev/hda
> 
> This might actually be right.
> Do the following and let me know what happens.
> 
> Run the install again.
> Choose "Upgrade" and get to package selection.
> Alt-F2 to get a shell.
> /mnt/sbin/lilo -r /mnt
> 
> What does lilo report?


bash# /mnt/sbin/lilo -r /mnt
usage:	lilo [ -C config_file ] -q [ -m map_file ] [ -v ... ]
	lilo [ -C config_file ] [ -b boot_device ] [ -c ] [ -l ]
	     [ -i boot_sector ] [ -m map_file ] [ -d delay ]
	     [ -v ... ] [ -t ] [ -s save_file | -S save_file ]
	     [ -P fix | -P ignore ] [ -r root_dir ] [ -w ]
	lilo [ -C config_file ] [ -m map_file ] -R [ word ... ]
	lilo [ -C config_file ] -I name [ options ]
	lilo [ -C config_file ] [ -s save_file ] -v | -U [ boot_device ]
	lilo -V


> If it says...
> 
> * Adding linux
> * Adding dos

No mention of Adding Linux or Dos, Kevin. I rebooted but still no lilo
in the MBR or maybe I should say, no MBR.


-- 
Regards,

Craig Foot.
"Only 100% Linux pixels used in this Document"



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