Re: migrate to new system disk
On Wednesday 02 December 2009, Alan Ianson wrote:
> > 2. I'm sticking with LILO. I've never "manually" installed a boot
> > loader, only during Debian clean/scratch installations using the Deb
> > installer. The last time I did that was with Woody, like 4 years ago.
> > How do I manually install LILO to the boot sector of the new disk? I'm
> > sure it's simple, I just don't know the command.
> > Thanks so much for your very helpful insight to this point Andrew.
> I haven't used lilo in years.. but if I remember right I ran the command
> "lilo" after making any changes to it's config and that would rewrite
If you (or anyone else) is using Grub, simply copying your files across
your files will not work due to the presence of UUIDs in the Grub2 config
files. I have been unable to find the proper procedure for updating those