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Re: bootsplash option for d-i?

Dilluns 15 Novembre 2004 17:19, en/na Colin Watson (<Colin Watson 
<cjwatson@debian.org>>) va escriure:
>>Re: bootsplash option for d-i?
> On Mon, Nov 15, 2004 at 03:45:42PM +1100, Andrew Pollock wrote:
> > On Sun, Nov 14, 2004 at 04:47:02PM +0100, Sven Luther wrote:
> > > Notice that the debian-kernel team has refused the bootsplash patch in
> > > its current implementation, so there will be no bootsplash kernel in
> > > debian anytime soon, and this is at best a post-sarge discussion.
> >
> > I fully understand the reasoning behind the kernel team's rejection of
> > this patch, but it is kinda sad nonetheless... I marvelled at how
> > someone's Fedora install booted up the other day, and was similiarly
> > impressed with the Ubuntu Live CD.
> Since we're mentioning Ubuntu, the reason we rejected the bootsplash
> patch for the Ubuntu kernel was that including it broke the part of the
> installer that starts up the framebuffer in a way that we concluded was
> impossible to repair within the design of bootsplash.

Now I know that it's because bootsplash is not good as we want.
Thanks a lot (to two)


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