Re: Kernel bootsplash without recompiling
Le mercredi 14 juin 2006 à 13:41 +0200, Paul van der Vlis a écrit :
> I don't like the fact that I need to recompile the kernel to get a
> bootsplash. I don't ask for a bootsplash by default, but I would like a
> way to enable it with a standard kernel.
> For many many people all these boot-messages are confusing. For me this
> is really an important point in using Debian for "normal people".
> Is there a good reason not to include the bootsplash?
> Who is making the dicision in questions like this?
Linus Torvalds, most probably.
I imagine the code is not judged portable or clean enough to be included
by default in the kernel.
> How can I ask for such a dicision?
Linus Torvalds himself, or the other core kernel hackers.
This is not really a Debian stuff.
Hope it helps
> With regards,
> Paul van der Vlis.
Jérôme Warnier <email@example.com>