lilo: Generic boot loader for Linux on ix86 based PCs1

Package available in: [trunk] [8.0] [7.0] [6.0] [2.1]

LILO (LInux LOader) is a basic system program which boots your Linux system. LILO loads the Linux kernel from a floppy or a hard drive, boots the kernel and passes control of the system to the kernel. LILO can also boot other operating systems.

... part of T2, get it here


Author: Werner Almesberger <Werner [dot] Almesberger [at] epfl [dot] ch>
Author: John Coffman <johninsd [at] san [dot] rr [dot] com>
Maintainer: Rene Rebe <rene [at] t2-project [dot] org>

License: GPL
Status: Stable
Version: 24.2

Remark: Does cross compile (as setup and patched in T2).
Remark: Dietlibc compatible.

CPU architectures: Does only support: x86 x86-64

Download: lilo-24.2.tar.gz

T2 source: compile.patch.dietlibc
T2 source: config.hlp
T2 source:
T2 source: etc-lilo.conf
T2 source: lilo.cache
T2 source: lilo.conf
T2 source: lilo.desc
T2 source:

Build time (on reference hardware): 5% (relative to binutils)2

Installed size (on reference hardware): 0.58 MB, 42 files

Dependencies (build time detected): 00-dirtree bin86 binutils coreutils diffutils findutils gawk grep linux-header lvm2 make sed sharutils sysfiles tar

Installed files (on reference hardware): [show]

1) This page was automatically generated from the T2 package source. Corrections, such as dead links, URL changes or typos need to be performed directly on that source.

2) Compatible with Linux From Scratch's "Standard Build Unit" (SBU).