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  1. #1

    Boot menu

    It used to be when i was dual booting with windows, lilo would present me with a choice of what OS and kernel to boot. Now that i am single booting linux, that menu has dissapeared. I will be installing a new kernel soon, and i would like to get that back if possible. Anyone here know how?

  2. #2
    You just want to have another kernel option as a backup plan? If so (edit it after your system), do something like this:

    image = /bzImage
      root = /dev/hda2
      label = GNU/Linux
    And run lilo to make it update the changes!

    Good luck!

  3. #3
    maybe you have set the time to 0 ??

    so that lilo is shown for only 0 sec.

    just change this time to about 50 for 5 seconds
    make install not love

    Registered Linux user number 369245

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    More like wanted on boot choice for selecting kernel, for testing purposes etc.

    Meh... i'lll get around to it one day :0

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