Re: LILO Problems
On 10.Sep 2003 - 20:38:27, Robert Tilley wrote:
> I recently aptitude installed linux kernel image 2.6.0-test4-1-386. However,
> LILO will not run without error.
> debian-rti:/# lilo
> Warning: '/proc/partitions' does not match '/dev' directory structure.
> Name change: '/dev/ide/host0/bus0/target0/lun0/disc' -> '/dev/hda'
> The kernel was compiled with DEVFS_FS, but 'devfs=mount' was omitted
> as a kernel command-line boot parameter; hence, the '/dev' directory
> structure does not reflect DEVFS_FS device names.
And you're sure that your devfs is configured correctly? AFAIK devfs
is not very useful, but can produce many problems.
> Added Linux-old
> Added Linux-stable *
> Fatal: Kernel /vmlinuz-2.6.0-test4 is too big
> Can anyone offer suggestions as to how to successfully install 2.6.0? I've
> never heard of a 'kernel too big' error. I've even tried using the KDE LILO
> control-panel module to no avail.
What does man lilo say about this, and what /usr/share/lilo?
Looks like the image is not correct, this is a reason for a bug report
BTW: That is completely off-topic here, as this is a debian-kde list.
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