The IPL interrogates the partition table and subsequently is able to load data wherever it may exist on the various media.This action is used initially to locate the second stage boot loader, which holds the remainder of the loader.These user interfaces can range from a simple command line to the all-singing, all-dancing GUIs.
A typical LILO setup: # # /etc/# boot=/dev/hda # This line often fixes L40 errors on bootup # disk=/dev/hda bios=0x80 default=Arch timeout=100 lba32 prompt compact image=/boot/vmlinuz-linux label=Arch append="devfs=nomount" vga=788 root=/dev/hda2 read-only image=/boot/vmlinuz-linux label=Arch Rescue root=/dev/hda8 read-only other=/dev/hda1 label=Windows # End of file These are the colours of the entries in the menu.
It can also limit access to specific entries for specific users, and can encrypt plain-text passwords for increased security.
Please refer to the Grub2/Passwords community documentation.
Hai, Due to some discussions about Arch linux with other distros, I just decided to give a try with Arch to see what are all the things it has. I tried to configure the lilo but I can not able to do that.
liloconfig is an simple program for creating a new file.
and Grub 1.99, packaged with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin).