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System-config-boot backend functionality

Here is list of all functions, which should boot backend provide


what where
Add and modify bootloader items boot config file
Set default item boot config file
Set boot parameters for items boot config file
Use it for restore MBR disk
Set boot timeout boot config file


  • Load external menu.lst, modify and install it
  • Possibly set the splash image
  • Work with all bootloaders (grub, yaboot, efi...)
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