editing savedefault entry in /boot/grub/menu.lst
baxrob at gmail.com
Thu Dec 28 17:05:24 UTC 2006
On 12/26/06, Noah <admin2 at enabled.com> wrote:
> I changed my 'default' setting to 'saved' and added 'savedefault'
> command to the 'Microsoft Windows XP Professional' entry. I figured
> rebooting XP would be loaded by default. It does not happen. Any clues
> what I am doing wrong?
not sure if this applies, but i had a similar problem a while back.
after much googling, hand-wringing, and pitching in the dark, i
discovered that having an extra space character at the end of the
'default saved' line caused the default not to be saved. i just
verified this behavior and submitted a grub bug report (cheers for
reminding me.) may be worth checking whether this is causing your
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