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Old 07-09-2004, 10:54 AM   #1
namgor
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How to change default boot? (from linux to linux-up)


Hello,

I hve just installed red hat linux advanced server 2.1, it defaults to boot with linux but I need to boot it up at linux-up . it is no differences than changing from default booting with windows (DOS) instead of linux. I jut dont know how to do this. can anyone help?

I am using the LILO boot loader, I tried to change the lilo.cnf from default=linux to default=linux-up

but that doesnt solve the problem

thank you.
 
Old 07-09-2004, 12:13 PM   #2
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After you altered /etc/lilo.conf , did you become root and run lilo ?
 
Old 07-09-2004, 02:05 PM   #3
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what do you mean become root? sorry

i log in as root to edit the file
then i reboot
no change
 
Old 07-09-2004, 02:56 PM   #4
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After you edit lilo.conf file type 'lilo' at the prompt to load the config changes.
 
Old 07-09-2004, 04:41 PM   #5
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thank you so much guys
 
  


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