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Re: Modified start-stop-daemon and possible boot logo (was: Translation of init scripts)

On Wed, Jul 14, 1999 at 01:35:51PM -0500, James Curbo wrote:
> and so on. Each package could have a logo that it would show on boot, of
> a standard size so as to line up the boot messages, and to make things
> prettier overall. The project's logo could be used (like Apache's) or a

This is more or less what we are going to implement using the
framebuffer device and probably libggi.
I envision it would be a bit like the menu system: an optional service
that people can install and which will be used by init.d scripts when

Bootup themes as someone said is indeed what we aim for :-)

The idea is that the first face shown to people is one they can readily
accept - a more traditional logo. The lunacy element is only revealed
subsequently, via the LunaDude. [excerpted from the Lunatech Identity Manual]

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