Originally posted by mc_03
I tried booting the Knoppix CD, chrooting to /dev/hdb1 and running lilo but it gave me an error too, something along the lines of Failure to open /dev/hda.
did you mount /dev/hdb1 -o rw,remount first?
The other option without chrooting is to /mnt/hdb1/sbin/lilo -r /dev/hdb1
(I never could get it to work chrooted for some reasion, but that works...)