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Old 02-13-2008, 02:32 AM   #1
chuanweizuo
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Question How to configure "lilo.conf" to boot FreeBSD, the 3rd OS besides Windows and Linux


I installed Windows and Linux in the first hard driver. Now I want to install FreeBSD in the second driver. I choose not to install FreeBSD's Boot Manager, in hopes of booting it through LILO in Linux. So, could anybody tell me how to configure lilo.conf to boot FreeBSD?
 
Old 02-13-2008, 06:51 AM   #2
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You could have tried googling. The first result of my search "lilo freebsd" is this.
 
Old 02-13-2008, 07:19 AM   #3
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hi edit the file /etc/lilo.conf
add something like this
image=/boot/vmlinuz-2.4.18-0.12
label=Debian
initrd=initrd-2.4.18-0.12.img
read-only
root=/dev/hda5 (location of boot drive for new linux installed)
Note please dont double post

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