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Old 06-10-2003, 11:11 AM   #1
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lilo mbr problem


I installed ez-bios on my maxtor hd and it overwrote the mbr. how do i put lilo back into the mbr. I booted from a boot floppy and everything is still there in lilo.conf. It just won;t boot without the floppy.

How do i reinstall the mbr?
 
Old 06-10-2003, 11:17 AM   #2
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# lilo
# lilo -q

run this. if it doesn't work, do

# /sbin/lilo
# /sbin/lilo -q
 
Old 06-10-2003, 12:26 PM   #3
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That worked!

I can now boot linux!
 
Old 06-10-2003, 12:29 PM   #4
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Thanks for the very quick reply!
 
  


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