Re: amd64 bootsplash howto
That is surely cleaner, but with this package, it seems you don't have
the possibility to put a picture in the background of your consoles
tty1-6, contrary to what you can do with bootsplash :(
On 9/19/05, Rafael Rodríguez <email@example.com> wrote:
> apt-get install -t experimental splashy
> El Jueves, 15 de Septiembre de 2005 15:00, Andrei Mikhailovsky escribió:
> > Hello debian users,
> > I am wondering if anyone managed to get graphical bootsplash to work
> > with amd64.
> > I've followed the howto, but the compilation of bootsplash package gives
> > me the following error:
> > gcc -Os -Wall -I/usr/include/freetype2 -c -o mng.o mng.c
> > mng.c: In function 'copyline':
> > mng.c:231: error: invalid lvalue in increment
> > mng.c:282: error: invalid lvalue in increment
> > make: *** [mng.o] Error 1
> > make: Leaving directory
> > `/usr/local/src/bootsplash/bootsplash-3.1/Utilities'
> > make: *** [build-stamp] Error 2
> > debuild: fatal error at line 765:
> > The rest of the packages seems to compile and install fine, including
> > kernel patches and sysv scripts.
> > I've also read that there is splashy package for debian that takes care
> > of the graphical boot process. There is an experimental version for
> > debian i386 and some other platforms. However, i couldn't find splashy
> > for amd64. Has anyone played with it on amd64.
> > Many thanks for all the help
> > Andrei