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Old 04-15-2007, 10:03 PM   #1
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LILO randomly stops working

Hey, for some reason, lilo will work fine and dandy for awhile, then will randomly fail at 'LIL'. I haven't made any hardware changes in awhile, and when I recompile my kernel I reinstall lilo. Any thoughts?
Old 04-15-2007, 10:21 PM   #2
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The second stage boot loader has been started, but it can't load the descriptor table from the map file. This is typically caused by a media failure or by a geometry mismatch.
maybe try a configuring lilo again, or reinstalling it.


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