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Old 02-11-2004, 04:49 AM   #1
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Getting to Lilo prompt to type commands


Hi,
I have a dual boot PC with Mandrake linux 9.1 and Windows 98 SE.

I have Lilo as the boot loader.

When I boot what I get is a graphical menu displaying the options - Windows and Linux....from where I've to choose.

Can anyone tell me how to get to the Lilo prompt where I can type
some commands?

Thank you
 
Old 02-11-2004, 06:17 AM   #2
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Try pressing "Esc" ;-)
 
  


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