What is LILO?

Posted at November 11, 2016 at 12:58 pm by Jithin

LILO stands for Linux Loader that is used to load Linux into memory. It can boot operating systems from floppy disks, hard disks, and it does not depend on a specific file system. Lilo handles some tasks such as locate the kernel, identify other supporting programs, load memory, and starts the kernel. The configuration file of lilo is located at “/etc/lilo.conf". Lilo reads this configuration file and it tells Lilo where it should place the boot loader.   Boot process When LILO l   [...]

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