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Old 10-26-2012, 09:44 PM   #1
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Question How do i custumize grub in debain


How do i custumize grub in debain i have done some google searches so any help is useful thanks
 
Old 10-26-2012, 09:55 PM   #2
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http://www.dedoimedo.com/computers/grub-2.html
 
Old 10-28-2012, 12:20 PM   #3
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no i do not want to mess with the config files i wanted more of a gui

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Old 10-28-2012, 01:25 PM   #4
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Than you should have mentioned that in your first post. May be this is what you are looking for: http://www.ubuntugeek.com/grub-custo...-settings.html
 
Old 10-28-2012, 01:36 PM   #5
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sudo add-apt-repository ppa:danielrichter2007/grub-customizer

bash: add-apt-repository: command not found
 
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Sorry, I didn't realize that you are running Debian. In this case you have to install it manually. Download it here: https://launchpad.net/grub-customizer
Unpack that file, instructions how to install are in the README file inside the archive.
 
Old 10-28-2012, 04:14 PM   #7
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whaen i clic the grub-custumizer in the dropdown it asks me for my password and after that nothing happens
 
Old 10-28-2012, 04:18 PM   #8
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never mind just have to run it thro teminal
 
  


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