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Re: lilo doesn't boot win



Check the 'boot-as' parameter on lilo.conf(5).

duck <dizzyduck@uklinux.net> writes:

> On Wed, 10 Dec 2003 20:00:25 +0100, LeVA wrote:
>
>> I have these lines in my /etc/lilo.conf:
>> 
>> other=/dev/hdg1
>>      label="Win"
>> 
>> When I run 'lilo', it says:
>> 
>> ...
>> Added Win
>> ...
>> 
>> This hdg drive, is on the motherboard's raid controller, and I can boot 
>> from it, if I setup that in BIOS.
>> When I select this 'Win' line in lilo (LILO version 22.5.8), I get a 
>> blank screen, and the system doesn't do anything. It can not boot to 
>> win. What could be the problem?
>
> Someone correct me if I'm wrong, but I think the Windows has to be on
> hda (afaik this is a limitation of Windows, not of LILO).
>
> Below is my GRUB entry (I'm not sure if it's all necessary, but it works
> for me). I'm sure some kind soul will post the corresponding lines for
> LILO.
>
> title           Windows 2000
> map             (hd0) (hd1)
> map             (hd1) (hd0)
> rootnoverify    (hd1,0)
> makeactive
>
> -- 
> duck
>
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