Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 84089
white square (cursor?) in grub menu (cosmetic)
Last modified: 2008-11-26 11:54:36 EST
Description of problem:
There is a white square at the end of the currently highlighted line in the grub
menu. (I don't know whether it is a cursor, but that would be my guess.)
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
grub-0.93-3 as installed with phoebe 2
Steps to Reproduce:
1. look at the boot menu.
The currently highlighted item has a white square at the end instead of having
the whole line be black.
A completely black line would be more aesthetically pleasing and is what was
there before, if I recall.
Sorry there's no "priority" or "severity" less than "low". If there were, I
would have chosen it. I just think no issue is too minor to mention.....
Yeah, it's a side effect of the changed cursor handling in the newer grub patch.
I'll probably fix it one weekend when I'm bored
This is still in SEVERN. I'm glad to see you haven't been bored during any
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This is still present in FC5.
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Never mind about this. I reported it well over five years ago long before Fedora 8 was even a twinkle (or anything else) in anyone's eye. I've just been coming by and updating the release from time to time. I don't use Fedora anymore (using RHEL5 at work at Debian at home), and this bug is too unimportant to be worth anyone's time. If I really care about it at some point, I'll report it upstream to the grub maintainers. In the mean time, I'll take the liberty as the reporter to close the bug and let other people do more important things.