David A' Rebel obsidion at
Sun Dec 4 20:03:06 UTC 2005

On Monday 05 December 2005 08:36, R.G.WILLIS wrote:
> Can anyone help me with configuring Grub?
> I am a linux novice but have successfully installed KUBUNTU as a
> dual-boot system with WindowsXP.
> By default grub has set up Kubuntu as the default operating system
> I would like to change this so that WindowsXP is the default.
>  From various help files I thought that there was a text-file called
> grub.conf and that editing this might solve my problem. However I cannot
> find this file - even after enabling "show hidden files"
> Can anyone point me in the right direction to find and alter the grub menu?
> Geoff Willis, Cornwall, UK

 You need to edit the /boot/grub/menu.1st file as sudo of course.
Change the default to whichever number XP is. You might want to disable the 
hidden menu option while you are at it so you can choose kubuntu instead of 
XP as well.

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