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Re: update problems with lilo?



Elton Woo (eltonw videotron ca) said: 
> As advised, I try to run /sbin/lilo, but I get the following error:
> 
> [root modemcable124 elton]# /sbin/lilo
> Fatal: open /boot/vmlinuz-2.4.1-0.1.9: No such file or directory.

Makes sense, it's not there.

>         ... Then, I ran lilo again:
> [root modemcable124 elton]# /sbin/lilo
> Added linux *
> Added dos
>                         After referring to the man pages, I did:
> /sbin/mkinitrd vmlinuz-2.4.1-0.1.14,
> but it still fails to create the new image file .

Most likely, your old kernel was removed, so you can't insert a looback
module to create the new ramdisk.

You'll need to get the loop.o module from the old kernel, and insmod
it.

Bill





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