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Re: increasing grub timeout?



On Tue, 2009-11-24 at 13:53 -0500, Felix Miata wrote:
> On 2009/11/24 08:30 (GMT-0800) Jesse Keating composed:
> 
> > ... or even tapping F8 will just like on Windows, it really doesn't
> > matter which key you hit (as long as it isn't escape)).
> 
> Why shouldn't the escape key serve to escape from
> keep-the-clueless-clueless&pretend-nothing-is-happening mode?
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Perhaps it's only syslinux, but I seemed to recall the esc key having
some significance in the bootloader area, such as not displaying the
graphics or something.  But my brain, is foggy in these areas.

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