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Old 06-04-2002, 07:59 PM   #1
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boot loader menu...

i was messing around with the control center options.. just trying to learn everything...

somehow i changed the appearance of the boot loader... for choosing between linux and windows...

it went from fairly attractive to 16 color 8bit dos appearance.

where can i change this back at?
Old 06-05-2002, 06:45 PM   #2
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Which bootloader are you using? GRUB/LILO, etc?
Old 06-05-2002, 06:52 PM   #3
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It is locate in /etc/lilo.conf

or if it is Grub


just type "emacs /etc/lilo.conf" or "emacs /etc/grub.conf"



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