Solaris 10 Installation Guide: Network-Based Installations

ProcedureLocating the GRUB Menu's menu.lst file

In the following procedure, the system contains two operating systems: Solaris and a Solaris Live Upgrade boot environment, second_disk. The Solaris OS has been booted and contains the GRUB menu.

  1. Become superuser or assume an equivalent role.

    Roles contain authorizations and privileged commands. For more information about roles, see Configuring RBAC (Task Map) in System Administration Guide: Security Services.

  2. To locate the menu.lst file, type:

    # /sbin/bootadm list-menu

    The location and contents of the file are displayed.

    The location for the active GRUB menu is: /boot/grub/menu.lst
    default 0
    timeout 10
    0 Solaris
    1 Solaris failsafe
    2 second_disk
    3 second_disk failsafe