Bug 7044

Summary: LILO default selection ignored by installer
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: dlee
Component: installerAssignee: Jay Turner <jturner>
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Version: 6.1CC: srevivo
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Description dlee 1999-11-16 14:41:38 UTC
I just installed RedHat 6.1, twice, and came up with the same error on
both installs.  In configuring the LILO boot, the installer knows that I
want to boot from either DOS or LINUX, and presumes I want to default to
LINUX.  I can change the screen to indicate I want to default to DOS, but
when LILO is actually configured, it's set to default to LINUX.  I have to
edit that /etc/conf.modules file and run "lilo -v" to correct it.

Daryl Lee
770-579-6588
dlee
Marietta, GA

Comment 1 Jay Turner 1999-11-22 15:14:59 UTC
*** Bug 7131 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 2 Jay Turner 1999-11-29 19:00:59 UTC
This should be fixed in the latest installer updates available from the errata
website.