grub-set-default [\,OPTION\/] \,MENU_ENTRY\/


Set the default boot menu entry for GRUB. This requires setting GRUB_DEFAULT=saved in \,/etc/default/grub\/.

-h, --help

print this message and exit

-v, --version

print the version information and exit


expect GRUB images under the directory DIR/grub instead of the \,/boot/grub\/ directory

MENU_ENTRY is a number, a menu item title or a menu item identifier.


Report bugs to <[email protected]>.

RELATED TO grub-set-default…

grub-reboot(8), grub-editenv(1)

The full documentation for grub-set-default is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and grub-set-default programs are properly installed at your site, the command

  • info grub-set-default

should give you access to the complete manual.