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After editting my etc/default/grub file the file appeared to be empty. My questions are:

  • is this a serious problem because i still can boot and use Ubuntu
  • if yes, can i restore it somehow?

Using Ubuntu 12.04

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What kind of editing have you done? –  Mitch Jun 29 '12 at 18:29
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Try /etc/default/grub instead. –  mikewhatever Jun 29 '12 at 18:39
    
@mikewhatever You might want to post this as an answer. –  Eliah Kagan Jun 30 '12 at 11:23
    
Done and done! :~) –  mikewhatever Jun 30 '12 at 20:17
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Try /etc/default/grub, and watch those forward slashes, they are important.

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