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132Building a new DOS disklabel. 132Building a new DOS disklabel.
133</pre> 133</pre>
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135<p> 135<p>
136PALO (the HPPA bootloader) needs a special partition to work. You have 136PALO (the HPPA bootloader) needs a special partition to work. You have
137to create a partition of at least 16Mb at the beginning of your disk. 137to create a partition of at least 16MB at the beginning of your disk.
138The partition type must be of type <e>f0</e> (Linux/PA-RISC boot). 138The partition type must be of type <e>f0</e> (Linux/PA-RISC boot).
139</p> 139</p>
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141<impo> 141<impo>
142If you ignore this and continue without a special PALO partition, your system 142If you ignore this and continue without a special PALO partition, your system
143will stop loving you and fail to start. Also, if your disk is larger than 2Gb, 143will stop loving you and fail to start. Also, if your disk is larger than 2GB,
144make sure that the boot partition is in the first 2Gb of your disk. PALO is 144make sure that the boot partition is in the first 2GB of your disk. PALO is
145unable to read a kernel after the 2Gb limit. 145unable to read a kernel after the 2GB limit.
146</impo> 146</impo>
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148<pre caption="A simple default partition schema"> 148<pre caption="A simple default partition schema">
149# <i>cat /etc/fstab</i> 149# <i>cat /etc/fstab</i>
150/dev/sda2 /boot ext3 noauto,noatime 1 1 150/dev/sda2 /boot ext3 noauto,noatime 1 1

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