> -----Original Message----- > From: centos-bounces at centos.org > [mailto:centos-bounces at centos.org] On Behalf Of Akemi Yagi > Sent: Thursday, July 29, 2010 16:39 > To: CentOS mailing list > Subject: Re: [CentOS] Hardware freezes on Dell Optiplex 320 > whilebooting(https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=499204) > > On Thu, Jul 29, 2010 at 1:27 PM, Tom H <tomh0665 at gmail.com> wrote: > > > There seem to be two solutions, replace grub with lilo or grub2, > > neither of which conform to your "not invasive on the system or > > procedure" requirement. > > > > Akemi Yagi suggested that you install F13 and chainload CentOS. It > > sounds nuts but it seems like the right solution to avoid > messing with > > your default CentOS install - F13 as a bootloader (!). It > reminds me > > of a colleague who has a Mac and keeps a minimal OSX install to boot > > F12 because he couldn't get F12 to work as a single-boot OS. > > I myself have one desktop machine that refuses to cooperate > with grub (or should I say grub refuses to cooperate with the > hardware?). Long story short, I installed lilo and decided > not to spend more time on the problem. The machine has been > running fine for years... :) Is there a yum way of installing lilo? Will it work with the devicemapper? (assumption is no) -- -=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=- - - - Jason Pyeron PD Inc. http://www.pdinc.us - - Principal Consultant 10 West 24th Street #100 - - +1 (443) 269-1555 x333 Baltimore, Maryland 21218 - - - -=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=- This message is copyright PD Inc, subject to license 20080407P00.