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menu.lst problem

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  • Started 8 years ago by ggauravr
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ggauravr
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when i change the default os and the time out in menu.lst and hit the save ,it says that i dont have the permission to change it and cannot be saved.what's the prob??

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The Geek
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You need to edit the file with superuser rights, as in:

sudo gedit /boot/grub/menu.lst

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