custom kernel install - query

Harish G. Naik mail at
Mon Dec 20 11:01:47 EST 2010

Hi Dexter,

On Mon, Dec 20, 2010 at 07:52, Dexter Haslem <dexter.haslem at> wrote:
> I have noticed that on Ubuntu 10.10 there is no menu.lst for grub and I
> have no idea how to update it. Thankfully, using dpkg to install the
> kernel updates grub for you. I have been having an issue with grub not
> displaying the menu on i386 and booting the first entry, but on x86_64
> it's displaying a list. Hope that helps

On Ubuntu 10.10, you need to update /etc/default/grub and then use
'sudo update-grub' to update your configuration.


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