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Bug#188440: ITP: splashutils -- Set of utilities to manage boot splash-screen

Package: wnpp
Version: unavailable; reported 2003-04-10
Severity: wishlist

* Package name    : splashutils
  Version         : no upstream versioning
  Upstream Author : Stefan Reinauer <stepan@bootplash.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
Architecture: i386
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

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