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Old 02-13-2008, 03:32 AM   #1
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Question How to configure "lilo.conf" to boot FreeBSD, the 3rd OS besides Windows and Linux

I installed Windows and Linux in the first hard driver. Now I want to install FreeBSD in the second driver. I choose not to install FreeBSD's Boot Manager, in hopes of booting it through LILO in Linux. So, could anybody tell me how to configure lilo.conf to boot FreeBSD?
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You could have tried googling. The first result of my search "lilo freebsd" is this.
Old 02-13-2008, 08:19 AM   #3
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hi edit the file /etc/lilo.conf
add something like this
root=/dev/hda5 (location of boot drive for new linux installed)
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