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

Faizan Kazi faizan at
Wed Apr 21 21:41:27 UTC 2010

Hi Colin! Sorry for the delayed response!
No, I didnt mean that... I mean that when Grub2 loads and shows the boot
options (Linux images.... Windows... etc) it also searches the DVD drive! :(
or i may be wrong about that...

Faizan Kazi.

On Sun, Apr 4, 2010 at 12:58 PM, Colin Law <clanlaw at> wrote:

> 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.
> Colin
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