>>I have just reinstalled Win98, and as a result, had to reinstall LILO.
>>On my system I have Win98 on /dev/hda1, Mandrake on the rest of
>>and /dev/hdb7 (/usr/src is on /dev/hdb7,) a Win98 backup on /dev/hdb1
>>and Knoppix installed on /dev/hdb5. The swap partitions are /dev/hda6
>>and /dev/hdb6, and Mandrake's /boot is on /dev/hda5.
>>Mandrake's /etc has the same lilo.conf and fstab as before with
>>boot=/dev/hda, which should boot Mandrake 9.0, with Win98 as an
>>alternative, and Knoppix omitted, but for some reason the Mandrake
>>Rescue Disk installs a bootloader which runs a Knoppix system with
>>Mandrake's kernel. The icon at the beginning of the boot messages is
>>Mandrake's. Once booted, Knoppix can access only its
>>own /etc/fstab and lilo.conf. Furthermore, it shows all the
>>of Knoppix, such as supporting only ext2 filesystems. I assume that
>>modules are not being detected during bootup.
>>I can't think of any reason why this should happen. Any ideas please.
>>And for some distinct reason. I can't connect to any news servers
>>with Windoze, so I am forced to use Google Groups.