Do you mean VectorLinux?
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Look at: Repair lilo (Linux Loader). This is a handy utility in case you have an installed Vector Linux, but somehow you cannot boot it because of corrupted LILO.
This may be what you need to use.
Please note that accepted wisdom says do not use a CD-RW! Use either a CD-R or possibly a USB stick.
You might also look at: http://www.maketecheasier.com/distros-for-old-computers/