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Old 02-04-2005, 11:04 PM   #1
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fixing lilo

i just finished installing slack 10 onto my notebook. everything works fine but lilo didn`t install. to boot now i have to use "bareacpi.i root=/dev/hda1 noinitrd ro".

what should i do to fix lilo? thanks.
Old 02-04-2005, 11:39 PM   #2
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You should be able to fix that with pkgtool

select the option to run installation script, then select "liloconfig"

I've never had to do this, but it appear's this would fix your problem.
Old 02-05-2005, 07:13 AM   #3
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...or you can just run ( as root ) " #liloconfig ".
-choose "expert " mode
-add linux ( evt win )
-install in the mbr

and you're done.

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well i ran liloconfig in the console and tried reinstalling it to the MBR and it worked. thanks a lot for the help.


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