A basic question regarding grub display options

Goh Lip g.lip at gmx.com
Tue Sep 27 17:20:55 UTC 2011

On Wed, 28 Sep 2011 00:47:10 +0800, Colin Law <clanlaw at googlemail.com>  

> If you ever had problems that prevented a normal boot then it is
> easier to recover if this option is still in you boot options.  With
> linux you can do anything you like, so it is up to you to decide
> whether to take the risk.

To boot to recovery, you can amend the linux line of the entry
linux /boot/vmlinuz-x.x.x-xx-generic root=UUID=xxxxxxx ro splash quiet
linux /boot/vmlinuz-x.x.x-xx-generic root=UUID=xxxxxxx ro 1

Regards - Goh Lip
I used to have an open mind
but my brains kept falling off.

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