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Re: [SLE] Bootsplash problems...
  • From: Pieter Hulshoff <phulshof@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 18 May 2004 12:19:22 +0200
  • Message-id: <20040518101922.GA35274@xxxxxxxxx>
On Tue, May 18, 2004 at 10:53:11AM +0200, Martin Mielke wrote:
> Vince Littler wrote:
> >Have you had a bootsplash working? or are you trying to do one from new?
>
> The easier way would be to overwrite the images under
> /etc/bootsplash/themes/SuSE/images/ and here you go... but it doesn't
> work neither...

Actually it does, but you do have to run mkinitrd afterwards (I usually
execute it in the /boot directory, but I don't think that's absolutely
needed). I've used this method to create a nice MAME splashscreen for
my arcade cabinet (which is running SuSE 9.1).

Regards,

Pieter Hulshoff


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