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Re: fbsplash: introducing fbplash in debian (howto)

On Thu, 2004-10-28 at 12:57 +0200, Javier Ruiz Hidalgo wrote:
>    Hi,
>    I'm trying to use fbsplash on my laptop. I've installed the
> splashutils package and patched the kernel (I use a custom one so
> couldn't use the package provided). Everything seems fine and it now
> boots on graphical mode (on verbose) so thanks to everyone for the
> help provided in the links and emails. 
Was this the package from homepage.ntlworld.com/d3c3it ?? *ie my 1*
> The only thing missing is that if I try to boot in 'silent' mode the
> screen goes to 'silent' for a few seconds and then changes itself to
> 'verbose' mode. Exploring dmesg I only see:
Thats 1 of the init files, it interrupts the fbsplash. There was a fix
for it in bootsplash but its changed now and ive not had time yet look
into it. There is a group of people developing it futher. Keep an eye on
the debian-desktop list
>           fbsplash: switching to verbose mode 
> but no indication of why... Does it happen to everybody? it may have
> to do with the progress bar missing, what do you think?
>    Later,
> Nuevo Correo Yahoo!
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