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Re: Next time...

Le Thu, Jan 29, 2004 at 07:16:03PM +0000, Pedro M. a écrit :
>I suggest include in Gnome an easy to use finish "fron-end".
>This would include :
>- Log out
>- Shut down ( halt)
>- Reboot
>- Reboot with

This has been discussed before, and a patch for GDM was provided (or
mentioned ?) IIRC.

>Reboot with would explore the default bootloader configuration file ( 
>i.e. lilo. grub ) and would offer to the user elect the OS to load in 
>the re-booting.

I don't think this is such a good idea. How many people would find this
useful ? Those with Linux as a single OS wouldn't want this, and the
others with a dual boot can understand having to press an extra key to
select another entry at boot prompt, I think.

>This wouild gain to Windows ;)

Well, it's not always a Good(tm) thing :)


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Lucas Moulin <lucas at brebis dot org>
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