rwhron at earthlink.net
Sat Jul 21 20:57:02 PDT 2001
On Saturday 21 July 2001 19:08, you wrote:
> Basically I want just 1 /boot for both systems for now
> (I have no intention of doing anything with the RH install but I don't want
> to get rid of it just yet as networking works and I can copy files over to
> the linux machine as I installed samba on it)
> Is it just as simple as editing the LFS /etc/fstab file and mounting /boot
> to /dev/hda1, if so what do I do with the current /boot?
Setting "root=/dev/xyz123" will let you boot an alternate root filesystem.
> Also if, when booted into LFS, I run lilo, I get:
> Warning: device 0x0345 exceeds 1024 cylinder limit.
> Use of the 'lba32' option may help on newer (EDD BIOS) systems.
> Fatal: geo_comp_addr: Cylinder number is too big (7300 > 1023)
The lilo parameter "lba32" in the top of lilo.conf should help.
I have a similar setup to what you have (of course our partitions
have different names, so you cannot use this lilo.conf. But it may
# 1280x1024x24 vesafb
append="idebus=66 ide0=autotune ide1=autotune hda=autotune hdc=autotune"
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