Re: installing new kernel
On Mon, 17 Mar 2003 18:25:05 +0100
Martin Kacerovsky <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > > boot=/dev/hda2
> > > install=/boot.boot.b
> > It's been a while since I've used lilo. I much prefer grub.
> > But I wonder if the fourth line shouldn't read "boot=/boot/boot.b"?
> Absolutely not, 'boot=/dev/hda2, install=/boot/boot.b' is right
> 'boot' specifies the partition containing the boot sector
> 'install' specifies the boot loader file (boot-text.b, boot-menu.b)
You caught my mistake, but I still think his install line is wrong --
look at it closely. It should be "install=/boot/boot.b". He has a period
in place of the second slash in the path name.
But I didn't help things any with my answer.