Re: 17 seconds for the grub menu to show up
Was also noted a while ago.
IMHO the drive reordering is not a solution nor a workaround; it's a "Band-aid" to cover some poor code. Only those with the time to play around, with familiarity in Gparted" or those with data to [possibly] lose will agree this is a solution!
Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (& Windows XP-SP3 for Flight Sim only) - (1) 3.4 G/3G RAM/NVIDIA GT630, 2048VRAM/SB AudigySE Audio (2) 2.9 G/2G RAM/NVIDIA 9500GT,1024VRAM/SB Audio (3) 2.3 G/2G RAM/NVIDIA FX1500M,256VRAM/Sigmatel Audio