[arch-dev-public] Grub splashimage

Tom K tom at archlinux.org
Tue Dec 2 05:25:15 EST 2008

Thayer Williams wrote:
>> On Mon, 2008-12-01 at 11:13 -0600, Aaron Griffin wrote:
>>> As I said, I'm neutral on this. It kinda flies in the face of the
>>> minimal patches idea, but grub is pretty much all patches these days.
> I would support this move as well, so long as:
> 1.) The splash can be disabled; or
> 2.) It doesn't cause weird output during shutdown/reboot
> I woud just as soon have a blank screen until the login prompt is
> ready--I already use 'quiet' on the kernel line just to suppress some
> of the noise.  Though it *is* nice to fall back on when something goes
> wrong.
-1 for the splash patch. If people want it, it's in community.

+1 for grub2 in testing->extra.

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