Re: Lilo Problems
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On Wed, Aug 06, 2003 at 12:23:24AM -0700, Jefferson Cowart wrote:
> I've installed a new server (woody 3.0r1 + proposed updates + security
> updates) on a system that is running with root on sda3. Lilo seems to be
> having problems as on boot it outputs and L followed by 01 01 01 and on
> and on. i.e. "L 01 01 01 01..." Any clues what the problem is? I'm able
> to get in using cd3 as a rescue disk and specifying "rescue
> root=/dev/sda1". The bios is configured to boot the SCSI drive first.
Check the archives, this has been covered ad nauseum over the years.
Short answer is you probably need to make a small (10MB or so) /boot
partition at the beginning of the drive.
> Please CC me on any responses as I'm not subscribed to this list.
Either set Mail-Followup-To: yourself or don't request it.
.''`. Paul Johnson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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