Choosing kernel automatically at Boot - Beginner -

James McKenzie jjmckenzie51 at earthlink.net
Tue Oct 26 01:33:12 UTC 2004


Patrick:

You should modify only the original file, not the symlinked file.  I 
found that I could not edit a soft linked file on one occassion and that 
I could edit the original file.  Thus I edit only /boot/grub/grub.conf.

James McKenzie

Patrick Boutilier wrote:

>
>
> Satish Balay wrote:
>
>>
>> On Sun, 24 Oct 2004, Christopher K. Johnson wrote:
>>
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>>> joshua neff wrote:
>>>
>>>
>>>> I open the terminal, logged in as root, typed "chmod
>>>> +w /etc/grub.conf" and it still gives me a permission
>>>>
>>>
>>> HOW did you login as root?  Root should not have any problem with 
>>> permissions
>>> for chmod of any local file
>>
>>
>>
>> Also, the file should be: /boot/grub/grub.conf (its not in /etc)
>
>
> No, but /etc/grub.conf is a link to /boot/grub/grub.conf in a normal 
> Fedora installation.
>
>>
>> Satish
>>
>




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