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Mara: I've tried with BIOS booting both CD-ROM and C.
I made hda1 active (through cfdisk).
Fixed the netconfig setting and I'll see if they work when and if I get Slack running
Don't know if my router (Netgear WGT624) is a DNS server.
bnice: How do I get into the LILO-setup again? I can't when I'm starting the computer with CD1. When I put CD2 in, log in as root and try lilo< I get /etc/lilo.conf: No such file or directory. When I try lilo.conf I get -bash: lilo.conf: command not found.
When I get to Boot: I write linux mount root=/dev/hda1 rw
Then I get this message:
***ERROR: Root partition has already been mounted read-write. Cannot check!
For the filesystem to work properly, your sustem must initially mount
the root partition as read only. Please modify your kernel with 'rdev' so that
it does this. If you're booting with LILO, add a line:
to the linux section in your /etc/lilo.conf and type 'lilo' to reinstall it.
If you boot from a bootdisk, or with Loadlin, you can add the 'ro' flag.
I started off with typing run /sbin/liloconfig which didn't work so I tried run /etc/lilo.conf and without "run" and tried replacing "run" with "edit". Still nothing. rdev only gave me the text "/dev/hda1 /".
Now what do I choose? I'm guessing I'm supposed to choose "Other" to install from other directory. There I have to write something which is probably my CD. I don't know the adress for that though.