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Old 10-10-2004, 11:26 AM   #1
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Exclamation Change Boot Options on MY bOx


My box loads up windows by default. I have red-hat 9 installed. I want to change the boot and make it load Linux instead of windows.

How do I change this default setting?
 
Old 10-10-2004, 11:59 AM   #2
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Hi,

To help you, we need to know what boot manager do you use???

Oliv'
 
Old 10-10-2004, 01:20 PM   #3
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Its called GRUB.
 
Old 10-12-2004, 09:04 AM   #4
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OK well changed your menu.lst file... must be in /boot/grub dierctory and then run grub, it should open you a grub shell:
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root (hd0,3)
setup (hd0)
quit
type this if your root fs is /dev/hda4 (type (hd0,P) for /dev/hdaP+1)

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Old 10-18-2004, 05:58 AM   #5
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I opened up /boot/grub/grub.conf and edited the file.

Thanks for your help.
 
  


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