Bug#188440: ITP: splashutils -- Set of utilities to manage boot splash-screen
Version: unavailable; reported 2003-04-10
* Package name : splashutils
Version : no upstream versioning
Upstream Author : Stefan Reinauer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
* URL : http://www.bootsplash.org/
* License : GPL
Description : Set of utilities to manage boot splash-screen
This set provides useful tools to manage the boot splash-screen.
Needs a kernel patched with kernel-patch-bootsplash.
splash is used to convert a theme to a format suitable to be attached
to an initrd for the kernel to load the theme, or to change the picture
displayed on the console while the system is running.
fbresolution shows the current used resolution on framebuffer console.
progress is used to draw a progress box on the framebuffer console.
I will also add scripts and READMEs to have a nice result on a Debian
-- System Information:
Debian Release: testing/unstable
Kernel: Linux vaio 2.4.20-pre7-mh1 #1 Sun Sep 22 18:57:57 CEST 2002 i686
Locale: LANG=en_US, LC_CTYPE=en_US