Re: lilo gets downloaded but not installed
Andreas Schuldei <email@example.com> writes:
> After downloading all the packages (and seemingly installing most
> of them) lilo's executable is not installed.
> The package is downloaded and resides in the right dir.
> so it is not possibel to create a bootable system.
Ouch. Is this during the debootstrap (install base) process?
> when I tried to install lilo (using /target/usr/bin/dpkg -i
> /target/.... --root=target
> dpkg complained, that the status area was empty. and in fact the
> staus file of debian is size 0. (as well as all other dpkg files
> and dirs).
You might need to do --root=/target perhaps? I'm ashamed to say I
haven't even tried the woody system.
.....Adam Di Carlo....firstname.lastname@example.org.....<URL:http://www.onshored.com/>