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How to define a default for PXE Grub menu

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SUSE Manager Server 4.2


Servers to be installed are having EFI.
The servers should be installed with another default then local.


Change the following line in the file /var/lib/cobbler/grub_config/grub/grub.cfg:
set default='local'
set default='mydistribution:1:suse>myprofile:1:suse'
After the change perform:
cobbler restart cobblerd
cobbler sync

To change the time to wait for the default is executed change in the same file:
set timeout=5



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  • Document ID:000020314
  • Creation Date: 30-Jun-2021
  • Modified Date:30-Jun-2021
    • SUSE Manager Server

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