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Bug#125904: ITP: fungetty, a fun new getty for Linux framebuffers

Ben Armstrong <synrg@sanctuary.nslug.ns.ca> writes:

> On Thu, Dec 20, 2001 at 02:36:52AM -0800, Ben Pfaff wrote:
> > If so, then maybe you should have a look at fungetty, a
> > replacement for the standard Linux getty that can display
> > full-color graphics above the login prompt.  I hacked this up
> > over the last week or so, and it seems to work pretty well.  It
> > can display many kinds of PNG files above the login prompt.
> > There are some bugs and limitations, but nothing unreasonable.
> How does this differ from fbgetty?

fbgetty doesn't actually implement its `image' command for the
issue file.  At least, AFAICT.  
"There's only one thing that will make them stop hating you.
 And that's being so good at what you do that they can't ignore you.
 I told them you were the best.  Now you damn well better be."
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