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ashesh 03-13-2003 09:40 PM

change default login from linux to windows

How do I change the default login information from Linux to Windows...

How can I change the minimum time that allows me to choose between the 2 OS's.

Crashed_Again 03-13-2003 09:44 PM

What boot loader are you using? Grub or Lilo?

Tinkster 03-13-2003 09:45 PM

look at your bootloaders configuration file(s)...

man grub.config
man lilo.conf

whichever you chose to install :)


Crashed_Again 03-13-2003 09:51 PM

Tinkster its grub.conf in /boot/grub/grub.conf

ashesh 03-13-2003 09:52 PM

i am using lilo loader...

ashesh 03-13-2003 09:55 PM


no such fuke or directory

ashesh 03-13-2003 09:58 PM

i am sorry...but i have found /boot/grub/grub.conf

i think i am supposed to change timeout and default.

right now default=0 and

Crashed_Again 03-13-2003 10:00 PM

Yeah thats because your not using grub your using lilo. Let me check my handy dandy book here....ah yes the file you are looking for is /etc/lilo.conf

The parameter will look like this:


Change it to whatever your windows label is. So if it says something to the effect of:


you would change it to:


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