Bug 5282

Summary: 9-9-1999 bootnet.img fails on LILO and create boot disk
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: john.l.villalovos
Component: installerAssignee: Jay Turner <jturner>
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Version: 6.0CC: john.l.villalovos, srevivo
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Description john.l.villalovos 1999-09-21 18:49:51 UTC
Unable to do the LILO portion of the install when just using
the bootnet.img boot disk.  Did not use the supp option for
using the supp and modules disks.

Discovered that the loop.o module on the bootnet.img disk
was compiled for kernel version: 2.2.5-14BOOT

While the kernel on the bootnet.img disk is version:
2.2.12-2.6.0BOOT

insmod refuses to load the loopback device driver which
appears to be causing the lilo and create boot disk portion
of the install to fail.

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 1999-09-21 19:22:59 UTC
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 5252 ***