Updating lilo conf
For security reasons, some or all LILO services can be protected with a password.The LILO boot mechanism consists of the following components: This variation offers the highest flexibility. Therefore, operating systems can also be booted from the second hard disk.
Unlike many other operating systems that hide the underlying details of how they work, Linux (and in particular, Slackware) gives you full control over the boot process.
At system start-up, it can load boot sectors from partitions to boot an operating system from the respective partition or load the Linux kernel and boot Linux.
It also provides the important possibility of passing a command to the kernel.
The configuration file, by default is read by LILO.
The configuration file tells LILO where it should place its boot loader.