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Re: What happened to debian - does "stable" keep having any meaning?

On Wed, Mar 23, 2011 at 4:36 PM, Mark <mamarcac@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 23, 2011 at 1:16 PM, Tom H <tomh0665@gmail.com> wrote:
>> With grub2, if you want to troubleshoot update-grub and the resulting
>> "/boot/grub/grub.cfg", you have to look at "/etc/default/grub",
>> "/etc/grub.d/*", "/usr/lib/grub/grub-mkconfig_lib", and
>> "/usr/bin/grub-mkconfig".
> Thanks Tom.  Have you or anyone else been able to change the text displayed
> on the GRUB2 boot menu _without_ editing the /boot/grub/grub.cfg file?
> Maybe the label/text is stored somewhere and I missed it, just curious.

Correction: it's "/usr/sbin/grub-mkconfig" not "/usr/bin/grub-mkconfig".

The boot menu titles are generated through the scripts in
"/etc/grub.d/" when update-grub is run.

You'd have to edit the scripts in order to modify the titles - and
re-edit them the next time that they are updated through an update of

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