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Old 05-07-2004, 01:55 PM   #1
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How do you change the default Boot-up OS in Grub?


Below is a copy of my grub.conf file. What do I need to change so that Fedora is set to boot by default rather than Windows XP? Is it the "chainloader +1" statement that needs moved under the Fedora statements?

#boot=/dev/hda
default=1
timeout=10
splashimage=(hd0,1)/grub/splash.xpm.gz
title Fedora Core (2.4.22-1.2115.nptl)
root (hd0,1)
kernel /vmlinuz-2.4.22-1.2115.nptl ro root=LABEL=/ hdc=ide-scsi rhgb
initrd /initrd-2.4.22-1.2115.nptl.img
title Microsoft Windows XP
rootnoverify (hd0,0)
chainloader +1
 
Old 05-07-2004, 02:12 PM   #2
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Re: How do you change the default Boot-up OS in Grub?

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... set to boot by default...
You have answered yet. Change the line with 'default' from 1 to 0.
 
Old 05-07-2004, 02:31 PM   #3
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Thanks.
 
Old 05-08-2004, 04:24 PM   #4
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Dorian33 is right. And if you want an easy way to boot into XP while keeping Fedora as the default, try this program from an earlier thread: bootdos
 
  


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