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Old 02-26-2004, 10:46 AM   #1
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Unhappy grub boot order


hello i'm using grub 0.93 with red hat 9 & windows xp
the main boot program is red hat & i want to change it t windows
what to do?
 
Old 02-26-2004, 10:58 AM   #2
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you need to be logged in as root.

go to /boot/grub/grub.conf

edit the line "default=0", and change it to default=1 (or vice-versa)

then save and reboot
 
Old 02-26-2004, 10:58 AM   #3
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edit /boot/grub/grub.conf or /boot/grub/menu.lst with your editor of choise and change the "default 0" (or something similar) entry to "default 1" (assuming Windows XP is number 2 in the list.


Dang! Mere seconds to late
 
Old 02-26-2004, 11:05 AM   #4
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Old 02-26-2004, 11:23 AM   #5
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thanks it's work
 
  


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