Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 10771
Installation does not create lilo.conf
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:55 EDT
Installation of RH Linux 6.2 does not create lilo.conf
text mode install used
/dev/hda1 /boot 150MB
/dev/hda6 / 2500MB
/dev/hda5 /data 3000MB
/dev/hda7 swap 510MB
The bootloader initially failed, when installation finished
had to boot from floppy and recreate lilo.conf manually
*** Bug 10770 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Need more information. Were there any error messages which might explain why
Lilo failed to load properly? Where did you choose to install Lilo?
Sorry for the duplicates....
The installation process did not ask where to install lilo. I chose to create a
boot floppy. I also skipped the X configuration part.
What type of installation were you performing?
It was a text mode custom installation.
I encountered this problem last night (2000/04/14). I was doing a text mode
expert install. I chose a custom installation and selected individual packages.
The installer did not ask where to install lilo and I chose not to create a boot
I was using the boot-20000407.img image on a floppy.
What screen do you get after the "Choose Partitions to Format" screen in text
Closing this bug due to lack of activity.