auto generated menu.lst file contents

Colin Watson cjwatson at
Mon Jan 7 11:17:26 UTC 2013

On Fri, Jan 04, 2013 at 10:07:56PM +0500, Saqlain Abbas wrote:
> I have now used used Ubuntu 12.04 (I can see 12.10 also available but did
> not give it a try) from I have modified rootfs
> as per my requirements (incorporated my all scripts and customization
> into into it, and is perfectly fine), I have modified  /etc/lsb-release,
> but unfortunately still menu.lst generated through update-grub, contain
> title as ubuntu.

By default, Ubuntu 12.04 LTS should use GRUB 2, which uses
/boot/grub/grub.cfg rather than /boot/grub/menu.lst.  It is unclear to
me whether you're aware of this and thus are checking the correct

You should check whether 'lsb_release -a' prints all the correct
information for your situation.

> Or you would suggest me to use 12.10,

There should be no relevant difference between 12.04 and 12.10 here.

Colin Watson                                       [cjwatson at]

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