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Old 06-20-2003, 07:12 PM   #1
ksgill
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Adding cdrom to lilo


Hi,
How can I add cdrom to lilo so that i can boot from it? I wanted to run knoppix so I want to add it to lilo.conf.
thanks
 
Old 06-20-2003, 07:20 PM   #2
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Why not set your BIOS to boot from cd, just like when you installed Mdk?
 
Old 06-20-2003, 07:21 PM   #3
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just add something like:

other=/dev/hdc
label=cdrom

to the end of /etc/lilo.conf and run "lilo" as root to update the MBR
 
Old 06-21-2003, 12:43 AM   #4
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wow 10000+ posts mr moderator. I wonder how long it took you to post thats many posts
 
  


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