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Bug#57094: cannot boot from compaq SmartArray 221 with frozen boot-floppies 2.2.5

On Mon, Feb 07, 2000 at 12:25:43PM -0800, lantz moore wrote:

> here is the contents of /target/etc/lilo.conf:
> boot=/dev/ida/c0d0p1
> root=/dev/ida/c0d0p1

> ah HAH!  ok, now i think i might be getting somewhere.  on the "are you
> sure you want to install a master boot record" screen it asks if i want to 
> install an MBR on "/dev/ida/c0d0p", the devices *real* name is
> "/dev/ida/c0d0"  before i rebooted, i edited /target/etc/lilo.conf,
> pointed boot to /dev/ida/c0d0, re-ran lilo, rebooted, and voila, booted
> into the secondary configuration screens!  so it looks like the
> boot-floppies stuff may be getting confused about the actual name of the
> device.

Possibly this is already fixed in CVS.  If not, tonight.



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