Grub quirks

Bernd Eggink monoped at arcor.de
Wed Jul 26 16:21:44 UTC 2006


Matt Housh schrieb:
> On Wed, 2006-07-26 at 12:03 +0200, Bernd Eggink wrote:
>> Line editing in the GRUB boot menu seems to be broken. If I press 'e' 
>> twice on a menu entry and type anything, only garbage appears on the 
>> screen. - Possibly a side effect of (according to documentation) 
>> "heavily patching"?
> 
> Not sure what would cause this, I frequently use that feature without
> any trouble. Is your grub port modified from the current crux version?

No, it's 0.95 from the core collection. It happens only on one machine, 
an IBM Thinkpad (the one where I had trouble installing Crux via a USB 
CDROM). No problems on a normal PC. Not a big deal, however, I'll put 
some additional entries in the menu.lst instead.

Bernd



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