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Re: Next time...

On Fri, 30 Jan 2004 08:25:06 +0100
Sven Luther <sven.luther@wanadoo.fr> wrote:

> Well, it is easy done with grub, you only need to modify the default
> entry or something such, which can be done with a little sed'ing, and
> menu.lst parsing. And even for only linux users, it would be good,
> since often you have various kernels installed you want to test or
> something. Or different configs or whatever.
> That said, it would be even better if grub would be extended to allow
> for a once-only boot option, which would be deleted after the next
> reboot or something, not sure if this is easy to do. And naturally, Lilo
> would be problematic.
> Friendly,
> Sven Luther

I don't think LILO is problematic. I have it for a couple of years and 
don't have any problens! To do this with LILO it's very easy. 
lilo -R "label of the next reboot" and lilo will boot directly in the 
chosen OS on next boot, coming back to normal after this...



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