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Re: [SLE] Determine the installed bootloader ?
  • From: Brad Shelton <bshelton@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 11 May 2004 10:21:02 -0400
  • Message-id: <1084285262.29478.15.camel@xxxxxxxxxxx>
On Tue, 2004-05-11 at 10:06, Anders Johansson wrote:
> On Tuesday 11 May 2004 15.47, Brad Shelton wrote:
> > Aside from the straight-forward, hackish or not, you could try the
> > classier, much more time consuming, more bulky and clumsy:
> >
> > "Yast->System->Boot Loader Configuration"
> >
> > and look... whew! That was SOOO much more work than the hackish way.
>
> That method only looks at the yast configuration files, not at what is
> actually in the MBR. It might not be accurate, if a previous admin installed
> the bootloader manually

Ah yes. Thanks for pointing that out. yet ANOTHER reason to take the
hackish/computerish way out.

`*8>
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