[linux-lvm] LVM and lilo

AJ Lewis lewis at sistina.com
Mon Jun 18 15:07:18 UTC 2001

On Mon, Jun 18, 2001 at 12:19:51PM +0200, Adam Cioccarelli wrote:
> I am pretty new to LVM on Linux and have just set up a disk using LVM but
> I am having problems with lilo. I have the following setup. I have my
> /boot partition on /dev/hda1 which is not using LVM and the rest of my
> partitions including root on /dev/hdb3 which is basically the whole of my
> second disk. I used my Linux installation on /dev/hda4 to set up the LVM
> installation, made the compressed image and modified lilo.conf in the new
> root partition. Then I did a lilo -C on the new lilo.conf and rebooted.
> Everything went fine but now I would like to modify my lilo.conf and all I
> get is; Fatal: Sorry, don't know how to handle device 0x3a00
> Any ideas?

Is /boot mounted?  I've had problems like this when I hadn't mounted /boot.

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