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Bug#231807: installation report: Failure 2

* Jukka Neppius <jkn@iki.fi> [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.
Martin Michlmayr

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