Re: LILO 21.6-2
>>"Brian" == Brian May <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>>>>> "Adam" == Adam Heath <email@example.com> writes:
Adam> On Sat, 6 Jan 2001, Russell Coker wrote:
>>> You don't have sym-links to the root directory? Why not?
Adam> kernel-package doesn't do them anymore.
This is not quite correct. The kernel-image postinst can
optionally *not* do the symlinks -- however, it does do the symlink
changes as a default, unless asked not to.
Brian> What is the current practise? Have lilo specifically use the kernel
Brian> version number (eg. /boot/vmlinuz-2.2.18 instead of using /vmlinuz or
*My* current practice is to allow kernel package to manage
/vmlinuz and /vmlinuz.old, and manage /vmlinuz.stable,
/vmlinuz.unstable manually, and have /boot/linux.bin and
/boot/root.bin as rescue kernels
We should often be ashamed of our very best actions, if the world
only saw the motives which caused them. -- La Rochefoucauld
Manoj Srivastava <firstname.lastname@example.org> <http://www.debian.org/%7Esrivasta/>
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