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Harry Webb
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grub2

Postby Harry Webb » Sat Jun 13, 2009 11:37 am

Gloria 7 works like a charm for my old Intel 845. However I have recently installed GRUB2. I can't see any advantages, though there are probably many, but since it is going to be a default in future, I thought I had better try it. initially there are no problems even though i preferred the look of the Gloria 7 boot screen. However, with GRUB1, I used to be able edit /boot/grub/menu.lst to re-arrange the sequence of booting options (I also have Ubuntu 9.04 installed). This doesn't work with GRUB2. Does anyone know how I can do this?
I have managed to change the rather short 5 second time-out delay to 10 seconds but that's all.
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Re: grub2

Postby emorrp1 » Sat Jun 13, 2009 12:15 pm

http://aronzak.wordpress.com/2008/09/30/stay-away-from-grub2/ wrote:Grub2 does not use menu.lst, it uses a file called grub.cfg ...which in my CentOS install menu.lst is a link to
so you shouldn't edit menu.lst, see also http://grub.enbug.org/grub.cfg
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