> Anyway, that's a nast tricky thing to try. Speaking of nasty tricky
> things, LILO is acting up. Freshly installed machine. No problems.
> Installed LILO into the MBR. On bootup, it just says "LI". Booted off a
> toms root/boot disk, "zImage noinitrd root=/dev/hda1 single", and all
> seemed OK. Recompiled a kernel to prove it, changed a few things in
> /etc/lilo.conf, reran lilo, and rebooted. Still no joy. Tryed all four
> settings for the hard disk in the BIOS too (LARGE/LBA/NORMAL/AUTO).
Stick "linear" in your lilo.conf, and take out "compact" if it's there.
Rerun lilo, try again. If that works, try putting "compact" back in.
Colm Buckley B.A. B.F. # colm at tuatha.orgcolm.buckley at cs.tcd.ie
Department of Computer Science # +353 87 2469146 # whois cb3765
Trinity College, Dublin 2, Ireland. # http://www.tuatha.org/~colm/
I'm not a complete idiot, some parts are missing.
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