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Re: lilomeldung, angehängt

Hi Reinhard!

 >: > set editor="vim -c 'set tw=70'"
 >: thanks, ist schon eingefügt ;-)
 mit 'gqap' kannst Du noch schön jeweils den folgenden Absatz in Form bringen

 >: : ab hier die alte mail
 >: von lilo -t -v5
 >: snip -----
 >: Merging with /boot/boot.b
 >: bios_dev: device 0304
 >: Warning: Int 0x13 function 8 and function 0x48 return different

22:35@pts/4 ~ > cat /usr/share/doc/lilo/README.disk
file: README.disk
date: 01-Oct-2000


Running the diagnostic
Use CTRL-ALT-DELETE to re-boot your system from the floppy disk.  This
allows the diagnostic program, disk.com, to interrogate your BIOS with-
out having an operating system between it and your BIOS and hardware.
The diagnostic program will report on the EBDA (Extended BIOS DATA Area),
as the size of this area affects where LILO loads into memory.  It will
also report on your disk geometry:  the number of cylinders, heads, and
sectors that LILO will see in trying to boot your machine.  Sometimes
the diagnostic will report two different sets of geometry for the same
hard drive.  This happens when the old BIOS call (fn=0x08, int=0x13),
which is limited to 1024 cylinders, is unable to address all sectors

on your disk.  The second line is from the new BIOS call (the EDD packet
interface on int=0x13), which allows addressing all sectors on the


John Coffman  <johninsd@san.rr.com>



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| tr /-_ :\ Sc-y./

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