[ILUG] Removing primary disk
mturley at tomatois.com
Mon Sep 3 11:43:35 IST 2001
I gave that a shot but I think that BIOS has to read an MBR or
something before control is handed over to LILO. A careful read through
man fdisk, I suppose! Either that or get myself a new HD and build a new
Linux from scratch . I wonder whats the best distro at the moment....
Fergal Daly wrote:
>You should be able to just change the boot= line in /etc/lilo.conf to point
>to another device, then run lilo and it will write a boot sector on that
>device. Everything should be fine assuming none of your essential partitions
>like /boot or / are on the disk you're taking out.
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