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Old 04-14-2005, 03:18 PM   #1
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Do you still need grub if you have a single boot system?


Do you still need grub if you have a single boot system? Because I switched completely to Linux and I still installed grub during setup.
 
Old 04-14-2005, 03:25 PM   #2
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Yes you still need a boot loader. You could set the timeout to zero ( 0 ) so it boots directly.
 
Old 04-14-2005, 03:26 PM   #3
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yes u need a booloader,even for 1 single option
because the control is passed to the bootloader on MBR

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Old 04-14-2005, 03:37 PM   #4
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How do I set timeout to zero?
 
Old 04-14-2005, 03:39 PM   #5
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open up this file

/boot/grub/menu.lst


and set timeout to 0

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