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Old 05-01-2003, 01:33 AM   #1
seraphim
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Editing my .confs


I'm currently trying to edit my GRUB .conf, and I just got linux.. so I don't know how to go about and edit that .conf, as nothing is associated with it. It has that little red eye, which I guess means nothing is currently associated with it. Help would be nice.

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Old 05-01-2003, 01:47 AM   #2
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Open a text editor (abiword, gedit,etc) > browse to the config file > open the config file.

or

open a terminal and type pico /path/to/the/config_file

cheers,

kpanic
 
Old 05-01-2003, 02:26 AM   #3
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I can't pico from terminal. Is there a way to install this? or is there any other command like pico? i know there's cat, vi and....some more but they are not like pico. pico is the best i've ever used. more familiar...

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Old 05-01-2003, 02:33 AM   #4
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If you like pico perhaps give Nano a try:

http://www.nano-editor.org/

basically a pico clone with a few more options.

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