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Old 01-19-2008, 12:54 PM   #16
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The method how you edit the file is irrelevant. You need write access to the file you want to alter and this is a must.
Since your /boot is a separate partition you have to check how it is mounted (or if it is mounted at all). Type mount and look at output, is /boot mounted rw?


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