How to modify menu.lst

Nils Kassube kassube at
Wed May 14 16:12:32 UTC 2008

Karl Larsen wrote:
>     Everyone is missing the best advice. Before you change menu.lst
> make a copy of the current one! Then if it is a problem you can get to
> here again.

Sure, it is always a good advice to make a backup before you make changes 
to config files. However, the problem of the OP is not handling of config 
files but the config file syntax.

@Svobi: I think it isn't possible to make a part of the OS list invisible. 
And what would be the advantage of not showing some part of the OS list? 
Maybe you should have a look at the password and security sections in the 
grub manual:


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