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Old 08-01-2003, 10:56 PM   #1
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lilo boot

hey, does lilo have to be installed on the MBR for it to run on boot.

i have it installed on another partition, but im still booting from a boot disk and its annoying me
Old 08-01-2003, 11:00 PM   #2
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No, it doesn't. You need to toggle the bootable flag on the partition that lilo is on to 'true' (hint: 'fdisk'), and make sure all the others are false.
Old 08-01-2003, 11:03 PM   #3
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ok, thanx for ur post, but i dont know what all that means. can u tell me how to do that boottable thing??
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