Installing Lilo without Linux

Sanjuro Europe sanjuro_e at
Thu Oct 11 02:51:41 PDT 2001

It is working, kind of.

I can start the kernel and go sulogin is started. But the root file 
system is mounted in read-only mode, so I can't change my fstab. How do 
I mount the filesystem read-write?


Guillermo Pereyra Irujo wrote:

>>>loadlin kernel.img 3 root=/dev/hda5
>>I asume that the 3 means start with runlevel 3 and that:
>>loadlin kernel.img 1 root/dev/hda5
>>will get me into runlevel 1?
> It should, just like when you write init 1 in your shell's command line or
> linux 1 in lilo's command line.

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