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Old 10-31-2004, 10:39 AM   #1
icetrap
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How to boot linux...


Hello everyone,

I've got mandrake already install on my pc and I install windows Xp. Of course my lilo got replace... But I haven t got any rescue boot. I've got Fedora Core Installation CD instead. yet when I enter my computer by the command linux rescue and write lilo it says to me that the lilo.conf is not in /etc/lilo.conf (which I suppose is normal It got mounted in /mnt/sysimage/etc/lilo.conf) How can I reload lilo.conf???

Tnx for all your help : O )

Pat De La Pin
 
Old 10-31-2004, 12:01 PM   #2
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Two options:

1) use the -C option to LILO to specify the alternative config file location
2) chroot to /mnt/sysimage and then run lilo from there
 
  


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