Help with LILO Fatal Error

Ken Moffat ken at
Wed Oct 24 13:07:50 PDT 2001

On Wed, 24 Oct 2001, qwer qwerr wrote:

> I am new at linux and I decided to try LFS so that I would learn more.
> My problem is when I run /sbin/lilo, I get the error:
> Fatal: First boot sector is version 21.4.  Expecting Version 21.7.

All you need to do is reinstall the newer version of lilo, i.e. unpack the
source, make, make install. (I found this answer by searching the archives
at LFS when I had the same problem a couple of weeks ago.)

         If a six turned out to be nine, I don't mind.

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