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Re: [SLE] lilo password
  • From: wilson@xxxxxxxxxxx (Jonathan Wilson)
  • Date: Fri, 25 May 2001 10:47:59 -0500
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At 11:35 AM 5/25/2001 -0400, you wrote:

>Can I put password on lilo for my linux kernel and let it without password
>for windows? I dont want people booting into linux by mistake but I do
>want them booting into windows. Any ideas on how to do this.

I think it's password = foo_bar in /etc/lilo.conf. Note that it's stored in plain text.

man lilo.conf

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Jonathan Wilson
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Cedar Creek Software
Central Texas IT

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