Subject: Re: Bootloader question
To: Anders Lind <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Bernd Limbach <BeLi@aventa.de>
Date: 11/29/2001 13:13:53
Hi Anders, hi all!
> I have a little question regarding the bootloader. Currently
> I am running Linux and Windows on a 40 GB box from where I boot
> Linux from a floppy, because of LILO's limit of the 1024 Cylinder...(I
> could of course upgrade it), anyway what I was gonna ask was
> if the NetBSD bootloader have any kind of same limit or if I
> could use the bootloader to load all three OS'es if I installed
I installed NetBSD 1.5 happily beside Win2k on my laptop with a 20GB hard
disc beyond cyl 1024. The NetBSD part was located from 12GB to 20GB.
Installing and booting via the NetBSD bootloader was fine and
I don't have any experience with Linux.
MfG, Best regards,
GP, BP, YIS Bernd
BeLi@aventa.de & BeLi@ScoutNet.de