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Old 03-12-2008, 10:01 PM   #1
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hot key


Hi there.....I use dual boot fedora 8 and vista, and I want default boot to vista and want to hidden to boot to fedora 8, if want to boot to fedora 8 must press hot key, can u help me to make it true?
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Old 03-12-2008, 10:42 PM   #2
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Not sure whether grub supports this, but lilo does.
If you make one system default and set the time-out
to 0 it will only show a menu if you press Ctrl or
Alt right after the BIOS messages (before/while the
OS boot begins).


Cheers,
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Old 03-12-2008, 11:55 PM   #3
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what about grub???
 
  


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