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Old 11-21-2004, 01:59 PM   #1
idogl
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problems with boot agent default


hello.
I installed the new fedora core on my second hard disk. during the installation I choose the default boot to be the first hard disk (with windows). (I used the GRUB boot agent to be installed on the first hard disk).
All worked fine, until I did update to the linux, and now the new kernel is the default boot.
I tried to change the settings with instructions i got from fedora web site, but the files in the \boot directory says "premmision deny" so i can't access the configuration file to change the default boot.
I'm new at Linux, so I'm not sure if i can login as administrator (I remmember that i gave a password for it during installation), but I could'nt log in as administrator with the password I gave. Or maybe I need to do something else to get premmision to change the file.

thank you,
ido
 
Old 11-21-2004, 02:12 PM   #2
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You want to login as root. root is the administrator name in linux. Then you will be able to edit the grub conf files.
 
Old 11-21-2004, 02:27 PM   #3
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THANK YOU VERY MUCH!

it works, thank you very much!
 
  


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