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Re: [SLUG] boot problem
On Sat, Jun 02, 2001 at 08:32:35AM +1000, Wayne Crich wrote:
> > My new RH7.1 system works fine except it has placed lilo only on the
> > boot floppy not on hda1. Wher can I find how to move it ? If I try and
> > boot from hda1 I get onlt L. No windows on this box at all, hdb1 is the
> > main drive. Any help would be appreciated.
Your /etc/lilo.conf should look something like this (assuming your
mention of hdb1 above is a typo and it should be hda1):
# where to put lilo (/dev/hda is MBR)
# display the prompt for 5 seconds then boot `linux'
# linux, root partition is /dev/hda1
Then simply run lilo. If you're paranoid, make sure you have a working
boot floppy (or the RH7.1 CD) before you do it so you can recover if
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