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Re: superblocks and lilo

To: Paul Blazejowski <paulb@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: superblocks and lilo
From: Derek J Witt <cappicard@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 27 Mar 2002 14:42:51 -0600 (CST)
Cc: Derek James Witt <djw@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>, <linux-xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx>
In-reply-to: <1017205783.712.9.camel@blaze>
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Hi, Paul. I have already submitted my patch to the maintainer of LILO. :-)

This would be a good idea to put it up onto the faq.

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On 27 Mar 2002, Paul Blazejowski wrote:

> Date: 27 Mar 2002 00:09:43 -0500
> From: Paul Blazejowski <paulb@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> To: Derek James Witt <djw@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Cc: linux-xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: Re: superblocks and lilo
> On Tue, 2002-03-26 at 08:24, Derek James Witt wrote:
> > Nathan, yeah. I agree.  I have submitted a lilo patch to do just that
> > (not allowing itself to install onto a XFS partition). But, it seems
> > there are going to be folks not subscribed to the list that may
> > unknowingly install lilo in that manner.
> Maybe this patch could be added into the FAQ on oss.sgi.com/projects/xfs
> site? or perhaps it would be better to submit the patch to author of
> LILO? Just a suggestion here...
> Paul

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