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Default 10-24-2011, 07:34 PM

Originally Posted by PinnacleDesigns View Post
Open up the /boot/grub/menu.lst file in your favorite text editor. Iím using gedit:
sudo gedit /boot/grub/menu.lst
Now find the section that looks like this:
## timeout sec
# Set a timeout, in SEC seconds, before automatically booting the default entry
# (normally the first entry defined).
timeout 3
The timeout value is in seconds. Save the file, and when you reboot you will have that many seconds to choose the menu item you want. You can change it to zero and the boot menu will be skipped.
I believe that on modern Ubuntu running GRUB2, you'd want to edit "/etc/default/grub" to reduce the timeout, then run "update-grub" to generate the config file/script.

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