Bug#231807: installation report: Failure 2
* Jukka Neppius <firstname.lastname@example.org> [2004-02-09 02:01]:
> After failing to install Sarge at home I took my movable hard-disk to
> the place with Debian mirror in the local net. Booting from floppies
> went smoothly. Installation also, until installation of lilo failed.
> Error message was almost impossible to read, because screen went back
> to graphics mode. I looked /target/etc/lilo.conf and made a link:
> ln -s /dev/ide/host0/bus0/target0/lun0/disc /dev/hda
> No success!
Can you please try the new image available from
It installs GRUB by default, but LILO should also work. Maybe you can
try both and report how well it went.