Full Discussion: Help Me edit the menu.lst !
Special Forums Hardware Boot Loaders Help Me edit the menu.lst ! Post 302497951 by Tenyhwa on Friday 18th of February 2011 01:03:32 PM
This is what I have for the menu.lst located in /rpool/boot/grub:-
 splashimage /boot/grub/splash.xpm.gz 
foreground 343434 
background F7FbFF 
default 0 
timeout 30 
#---------- ADDED BY BOOTADM - DO NOT EDIT ---------- 
title Oracle Solaris 11 Express snv_151a 
findroot (pool_rpool,4,a) 
bootfs rpool/ROOT/solaris 
splashimage /boot/solaris.xpm 
foreground FF0000 
background A8A8A8 
kernel$ /platform/i86pc/kernel/$ISADIR/unix -B $ZFS-BOOTFS,console=graphics 
module$ /platform/i86pc/$ISADIR/boot_archive 
#---------------------END BOOTADM-------------------- 

# MicroSoft Windows Vista 

title MicroSoft Windows Vista 
    rootnoverify (hd0,1) 
    chainloader +1 

# OpenSUSE 11.3 

title OpenSUSE 11.3 
    rootnoverify (hd0,6) 
    chainloader +1

For the menu.lst in the OpenSUSE dir /boot/grub:-
default 0
timeout 8
##YaST - generic_mbr
gfxmenu (hd0,6)/boot/message
##YaST - activate

###Don't change this comment - YaST2 identifier: Original name: linux###
title Desktop -- openSUSE 11.3 - 2.6.34-12
    root (hd0,6)
    kernel /boot/vmlinuz-2.6.34-12-desktop root=/dev/disk/by-id/ata-TOSHIBA_MK2035GSS_674VF1ZNS-part7 resume=/dev/disk/by-id/ata-TOSHIBA_MK2035GSS_674VF1ZNS-part6 splash=silent quiet showopts vga=0x361
    initrd /boot/initrd-2.6.34-12-desktop

###Don't change this comment - YaST2 identifier: Original name: failsafe###
title Failsafe -- openSUSE 11.3 - 2.6.34-12
    root (hd0,6)
    kernel /boot/vmlinuz-2.6.34-12-desktop root=/dev/disk/by-id/ata-TOSHIBA_MK2035GSS_674VF1ZNS-part7 showopts apm=off noresume edd=off powersaved=off nohz=off highres=off processor.max_cstate=1 nomodeset x11failsafe vga=0x361
    initrd /boot/initrd-2.6.34-12-desktop

###Don't change this comment - YaST2 identifier: Original name: windows###
title MicroSoft Windows VISTA
    rootnoverify (hd0,1)
    chainloader +1[/FONT]
title Solaris 11
    rootnoverify (hd0,2) 
    chainloader +1

The windows VISTA is 2nd partition.
The solaris is 3rd partition.
OpenSUSE is on 4, 5 & 6 partitions.

Last edited by Scott; 02-18-2011 at 02:12 PM.. Reason: Code tags, please...
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GRUB(8) 								FSF								   GRUB(8)

grub - the grub shell SYNOPSIS
Enter the GRand Unified Bootloader command shell. --batch turn on batch mode for non-interactive use --boot-drive=DRIVE specify stage2 boot_drive [default=0x0] --config-file=FILE specify stage2 config_file [default=/boot/grub/menu.lst] --device-map=FILE use the device map file FILE --help display this message and exit --hold wait until a debugger will attach --install-partition=PAR specify stage2 install_partition [default=0x20000] --no-config-file do not use the config file --no-curses do not use curses --no-floppy do not probe any floppy drive --no-pager do not use internal pager --preset-menu use the preset menu --probe-second-floppy probe the second floppy drive --read-only do not write anything to devices --verbose print verbose messages --version print version information and exit REPORTING BUGS
Report bugs to <bug-grub@gnu.org>. SEE ALSO
update-grub(8), grub-install(8). The full documentation for grub is maintained as a Texinfo manual in the grub-legacy-doc package. If the info and grub programs are prop- erly installed at your site, the command info grub should give you access to the complete manual. grub (GNU GRUB 0.97) January 2013 GRUB(8)

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