Stop Grub2 seraching CD/DVD Drive for bootable OS's

Colin Law clanlaw at
Sun Apr 4 07:58:42 UTC 2010

On 3 April 2010 22:04, Faizan Kazi <faizan at> wrote:
> Hi guys!
> How may I stop Grub2 from searching my cd/dvd drive and removable drives?
> (dont know if it searches removable drives currently, but it'd be good to
> find out how to enable/disable that)

Do you mean to stop it when running update-grub?  In which case I
don't know, but if you remove the media when you run update-grub that
will achieve the same effect.

If you mean to stop booting into the CD when you reboot then this is a
setting in the BIOS not grub.


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