Date: Sat, 18 Dec 2004 17:04:34 +0100
"Uday Mullangi" <email@example.com> writes:
> Where can i get the complete details of how GRUB or LILO
> works.(explaining indepth- interaction with BIOS., et al)
I don't think it gets more detailed than the source itself. Anything
else is probably not up to date anyway.
- Re: grub error 18
... Selected cylinder exeeds maximum supported by BIOS ... > annoying to find grub still broken. ... > grub during installation. ... > Why will lilo boot the system and grub not? ...
- Re: Grub boot sector
... Normally GRUB and Lilo work just fine! ... You may have boot sector on both drives: ... The BIOS will just read the one designated in the BIOS as the boot device. ...
- Re: [SLE] GRUB Hard Disk Error in SuSE 9.2
... But i still assume that grub is not getting the disk geometry from the bios.. ... really try lilo as ... Markus ...
- Re: Fwd: CD/DVD drive problem
... The drive is the built in drive on the notebook, ... Grub must at some point be probing the ide/ata devices, ... I can install Lilo from repositories, so is it possible to have both ... fashioned bios commands. ...
- Re: LILO vs grub
... a plus on systems with a BIOS that presents a menu of drives to boot, ... assigns BIOS device codes differently, ... LILO also supports redundant booting on software RAID1 arrays. ... if GRUB supports booting when a drive fails. ...