How to modify menu.lst

Derek Broughton news at
Tue May 20 00:57:29 UTC 2008

Alan Milnes wrote:

> On 13/05/2008, James Taji <james.taji at> wrote:
>>  If a gui editor is desired then use gksudo, eg.:
>>  gksudo gedit /boot/grub/menu.lst
> Is that still necessary in 8.04?

??  Why wouldn't it be?  A file as important as menu.lst should not be
editable by any old user.  So of course you'd need to use one of the sudo
tools to edit it.

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