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Old 12-21-2002, 12:10 AM   #1
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Editing boot loader


I have Redhat 8 in a dual boot with Win XP. How do I edit the boot loader so that XP is the default?
 
Old 12-21-2002, 01:08 AM   #2
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NT bootloader, lilo or grub?
 
Old 12-21-2002, 02:32 AM   #3
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Grub was what I installed with Redhat. It starts with the options screen and then after a set amount of time it will load Linux as a defaut. I want XP to be the default.
 
Old 12-21-2002, 03:33 AM   #4
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