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Old 08-25-2004, 10:04 AM   #16
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HI THERE

post ur lilo.conf here

let me have a look at it
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Old 08-25-2004, 10:59 AM   #17
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timeout=50
default=linux
boot=/dev/hda
map=/boot/map
install=/boot/boot.b
#I added this line:
message=/boot/xray-blue.boot
lba32

image=/boot/vmlinuz-2.6.5-1.358
label=linux
initrd=/boot/initrd-2.6.5-1.358.img
read-only
append="rhgb quiet root=LABEL=/"
#and these:
other=/dev/fd0
label=Floppy

Can't insert TABs in the post

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Old 08-25-2004, 11:44 AM   #18
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hi
was the above configuration not working without
the "message= " line u added

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Old 08-25-2004, 12:35 PM   #19
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On the older (21.4.4) version, it worked, but there was no boot screen.
When I added that line to lilo.conf, and ran "lilo -v" it said that the message file was too big.

Then I installed the newer version (21.7.5) and now it works fine, with boot screen.
 
Old 08-25-2004, 01:22 PM   #20
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hi
good that u r working
but i have been using all versions of lilo from red hat 7.2
and never had such an issue with it...
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Old 08-25-2004, 01:34 PM   #21
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You tried to install animated boot screens too?
 
Old 08-25-2004, 01:39 PM   #22
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hi there

by animated boot screen i understand the screen which comes up with pengy and we can choose from keyboard which OS to boot...

if i am incorect pl. tell how is that different and how to proceed for that

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