Re: is lilo ever installed by default anymore?
posion bit <email@example.com> writes:
> On Tue, Sep 21, 2010 at 9:38 AM, Christian Perrier <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>>>> So, I would say that LILO is no longer the default installer for some
>>>> installations of lenny.
>>> Do you mean Squeeze?
>> Yes, Squeeze
>>> What if /boot is on LVM (can happen with manual partitioning)? Grub2
>>> can (at least in principle) handle this, but I've never seen that in
>> Probably needs to be checked..:)
> I don't know If this may help, but I can say that the thinkpad where I
> tested squeeze, all the disk is a single partition defined as LVM
> volume group, and my logical volume /boot is into. D-I choosed grub2
> (and worked).
> Time ago, when you choosed /boot into LVM, lilo was choosed by d-i I think.
This pretty much nails it. Thanks for the info!