Lilo update problem

DJ Lucas dj_me at
Fri Nov 15 10:02:18 PST 2002

Condon Thomas A KPWA wrote:

> Fatal: First boot sector is version 21.4.  Expecting version 21.7.
> I assume this is because both SuSE and LFS have a newer Lilo than the
> Red Hat version.  That being said, how do I update the boot sector
> without messing things up in such a manner that I can't boot?
> Thomas A. Condon

Thomas, I can't remeber the fix exactly...but it had to do with the
boot.b file IIRC.  Try a search on the archives for boot.b  I think you
simply have to remove this line..but may have to go as far as
re-installing lilo.  If no replies by this evening...I'll find it for


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