mtd lilo

Tim Riker Tim at
Tue Aug 7 14:15:33 EDT 2001


Can the FAQ get updated?

The DOC section says to use nftl_format

David Woodhouse wrote:
> dpathirana at said:
> >  I formatted it with the nftl_format, how does this affect lilo?? How
> > can I figure out if it's still there??
> You probably removed the BIOS completely then. You can't use LILO without a
> BIOS to provide INT 13h functionality.
> Reformat the DiskOnChip with the DFORMAT utility, and you should get the
> BIOS back. You shouldn't need to use nftl_format - I'm severely tempted to
> remove it from CVS.
> --
> dwmw2
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