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Re: [vox-tech] LUGOD Newbie Seeks Help



begin: Nicole Carlson <nmcarlson@ucdavis.edu> quote
> On Fri, 17 Aug 2001, Richard Crawford wrote:
> > 3.      VFAT and MSDOS filesystem types are not supported by my kernel
> >          (2.4.2-2BOOT).
> 
> Hmmm.  Hmm HMMM.  Did you, perchance, have more than one kernel on this
> box?  Perhaps in a /boot partition?  Here's the scenario I'm envisioning:
> 1. Your defunct boot disk loaded up kernel A
> 2. The kernel in partition hda3 is, for some reason, kernel B, which has a
> different set of modules that turned out to be necessary to the happy
> functioning of your box.
> 3. If you change lilo.conf to specify a /boot partition wherein the good
> kernel resides, all will perhaps again be well.
> 
> Of course, I'm likely on crack,

nicole, friends are supposed to share!! 

pete

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