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Re: [SLE] LILO boot order on LILO diskette
Hi Van

mount /dev/fd0 /mnt/floppy
mounts my lilo.config floppy .

see if it works for you.
John WM

On Thu, 10 May 2001, Peter B. Van Campen wrote:
> Greetings to SuSEers,
>
> I have two SuSE 7.1 systems; one has LILO on the MBR
> of HD, the other has NT4 so LILO created a LILO Boot
> diskette. I have been able to re-arrange the order
> of boot choices on the LILO graphical screen on the
> LILO on HD MBR system as shown on the SDB ( edit
> /etc/lilo.conf, then issue 'lilo' from cmd line).
> But when I re-arrange the choices on the diskette
> sys and rerun lilo the boot screen is in the old
> order. I must assume that there is something on the
> lilo diskette that must be changed to re-arrange the
> boot order. However I am unable to mount the lilo
> diskette, the sys error says "you must specify the
> filesystem"; but this is from a "mount /floppy" cmd
> issued from console. I CAN mount msdos diskettes w/o
> error.
> Can any one help me understand what I need to do to
> change the order of boot choices on this system?
>
> Thanks ................... PeterB
>
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