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Old 02-07-2004, 10:37 PM   #16
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oookkk.. at least i got further than before. this is what the console says after i tell it to /sbin/lilo

Code:
Warning: /etc/lilo.conf should be writable only for root
raid_setup: dev=000A  rdev=0340
raid_setup returns offset = 00000000  ndisk = 0
 BIOS  Volume S/N  Device
Reading boot sector from /dev/hdb
bios_dev:  device 0340
bios_dev:  masked device 0340, which is /dev/hdb
bios_dev: geometry check found 0 matches
bios_dev: (0x81)  S/N=F927F927  *PT=0806FF96
bios_dev: (0x80)  S/N=C41E2678  *PT=0806FF4E
bios_dev: PT match found 1 match (0x80)
Device 0x0340: BIOS drive 0x81, 255 heads, 16383 cylinders,
               63 sectors. Partition offset: 0 sectors.
registering bios=0x81  device=0x0340
Using serial number C41E2678 on bios 81
Warning: /dev/hdb is not on the first disk
bios_dev:  device 0343
bios_dev:  masked device 0340, which is /dev/hdb
bios_dev: geometry check found 0 matches
bios_dev: (0x81)  S/N=F927F927  *PT=0806FF96
bios_dev: (0x80)  S/N=C41E2678  *PT=0806FF4E
bios_dev: PT match found 1 match (0x80)
Device 0x0343: BIOS drive 0x81, 255 heads, 16383 cylinders,
               63 sectors. Partition offset: 2024190 sectors.
registering bios=0x81  device=0x0343
Using serial number C41E2678 on bios 81
fd 5: REISERFS_IOC_UNPACK
fd 5: offset 2048 -> dev 0xe1, LBA 8162474
get video mode
determine adapter type
get display combination
check Enable Screen Refresh
check VESA present
mode = 0x03,  columns = 80,  rows = 25,  page = 0
Using MENU secondary loader
Calling map_insert_data
fd 5: REISERFS_IOC_UNPACK
fd 5: offset 2560 -> dev 0xe1, LBA 8162475
fd 5: REISERFS_IOC_UNPACK
fd 5: offset 3072 -> dev 0xe1, LBA 8162476
fd 5: REISERFS_IOC_UNPACK
fd 5: offset 3584 -> dev 0xe1, LBA 8162477
fd 5: REISERFS_IOC_UNPACK
fd 5: offset 4096 -> dev 0xe1, LBA 8162502
fd 5: REISERFS_IOC_UNPACK
fd 5: offset 4608 -> dev 0xe1, LBA 8162503
fd 5: REISERFS_IOC_UNPACK
fd 5: offset 5120 -> dev 0xe1, LBA 8162504
fd 5: REISERFS_IOC_UNPACK
fd 5: offset 5632 -> dev 0xe1, LBA 8162505
fd 5: REISERFS_IOC_UNPACK
fd 5: offset 6144 -> dev 0xe1, LBA 8162506
fd 5: REISERFS_IOC_UNPACK
fd 5: offset 6656 -> dev 0xe1, LBA 8162507
fd 5: REISERFS_IOC_UNPACK
fd 5: offset 7168 -> dev 0xe1, LBA 8162508
fd 5: REISERFS_IOC_UNPACK
fd 5: offset 7680 -> dev 0xe1, LBA 8162509
fd 5: REISERFS_IOC_UNPACK
fd 5: offset 8192 -> dev 0xe1, LBA 8162510
fd 5: REISERFS_IOC_UNPACK
fd 5: offset 8704 -> dev 0xe1, LBA 8162511
fd 5: REISERFS_IOC_UNPACK
fd 5: offset 9216 -> dev 0xe1, LBA 8162512
fd 5: REISERFS_IOC_UNPACK
fd 5: offset 9728 -> dev 0xe1, LBA 8162513
fd 5: REISERFS_IOC_UNPACK
fd 5: offset 10240 -> dev 0xe1, LBA 8162514
fd 5: REISERFS_IOC_UNPACK
fd 5: offset 10752 -> dev 0xe1, LBA 8162515
Secondary loader: 17 sectors (0x3200 dataend).
install(2) flags: 0x0302
fd 5: REISERFS_IOC_UNPACK
fd 5: offset 11264 -> dev 0xe1, LBA 8162516
bios_boot = 0x81  bios_map = 0x81  map==boot = 0  map S/N: C41E2678
Map time stamp: 40261F1C
 
check_options: "ro root=343"
fd 5: REISERFS_IOC_UNPACK
fd 5: offset 11776 -> dev 0xe1, LBA 8162517
fd 5: REISERFS_IOC_UNPACK
fd 5: offset 12288 -> dev 0xe1, LBA 8162622
Boot image: /boot/kernel
Fatal: open /boot/kernel: No such file or directory
Removed temporary file /boot/map~
that fatal looks worrying.... <=== noob!
 
Old 02-07-2004, 10:52 PM   #17
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hmm. i just asked it to ls /boot and its empty....

[edit]
doh. wasnt mounted.
[/edit]

Last edited by kLUMSY bOT; 02-07-2004 at 11:12 PM.
 
Old 02-07-2004, 11:18 PM   #18
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http://www.swado.com/forum/html/emot...bootyshake.gif
do the happy dance!

it works!

thanks so much!

here is lilo.conf!

Code:
boot=/dev/hdb
map=/boot/map
install=/boot/boot.b
prompt
timeout=150
lba32
vga=normal
verbose=5
default=windows
disk=/dev/hda bios=0x80
disk=/dev/hdb bios=0x81

image=/boot/kernel
label=gentoo
read-only
root=/dev/hdb3

other=/dev/hda1
label=windows
table=/dev/hda
change
automatic
map-drive = 0x80 to = 0x81
map-drive = 0x81 to = 0x80

http://www.swado.com/forum/html/emot...bootyshake.gif

Last edited by kLUMSY bOT; 02-07-2004 at 11:28 PM.
 
  


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