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no grub / menu.lst in my system

Posted on 2010-11-17
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hi

i just installed ubuntu 10.10 desktop.
i was surprised to find no "/boot/grub/menu.lst" file

how is my grub functioning without it. i know it is working fine.
also i do not have lilo installed

i saw these file which i have never seen before

ls -l /etc/grub.d
total 52
-rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 6831 2010-10-06 08:23 00_header
-rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 1481 2010-10-06 08:05 05_debian_theme
-rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 4757 2010-10-06 08:23 10_linux
-rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 5028 2010-10-06 08:23 20_linux_xen
-rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 1588 2010-09-24 13:14 20_memtest86+
-rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 6933 2010-10-06 08:23 30_os-prober
-rwxr-xr-x 1 root root  214 2010-04-13 09:59 40_custom
-rwxr-xr-x 1 root root   95 2010-10-06 08:23 41_custom
-rw-r--r-- 1 root root  483 2010-04-13 09:59 README

Please enlighten what is going on based on the above evidence.

Thanks Experts
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Question by:sherrysidhu
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Jelcin earned 250 total points
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Hi, Ubuntu 10.10 is using grub2.

https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Grub2

See the link above for more informations.
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This is Grub 2 , configurations are made in different files now

Here is a how to doc that would help


Configuring-Grub2.doc
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