Lilo Version conflict

Hannes Birnbacher mail at
Tue Oct 15 02:07:51 PDT 2002

Antwort auf die E-Mail vom Mo 14 Okt 2002 11:26:17p :

> Use the files from the new (LFS) /boot directory then. Make
> a backup of the old /boot partition and copy the stuff over
> from the LFS /boot directory.

Just for the record, booting stopped with "lilo: no signature" or 
so, so I could not access MS-Windows nor any of the Linux 
After applying the SuSE rescue systems I got a "message segment 
too big" error or similar, so I gave up for the time being. My 
Suse 8.1 will arrive soon. Hope I can install a new MBR with grub 
then and continue using Linux.

I will not use Lilo in future. They must be crazy, to make 
versions which follow each other in a very short time 
incompatible with what the elder version installed in the 

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