roman.kyrylych at gmail.com
Fri Mar 14 08:45:34 EDT 2008
2008/3/13, dongiovanni at archlinux.de <dongiovanni at archlinux.de>:
> > On Thu, Mar 13, 2008 at 2:58 PM, <dongiovanni at archlinux.de> wrote:
> >> Hallo,
> >> Currently I'm maintaining splashy and fbsplash. Some time ago there was
> >> a
> >> discussion of integration of the splash hooks in the initscripts in
> >> [core].
> >> Is there something planed? It would reduce problems for some less
> >> experienced users.
> > Actually, anyone can do it and you don't even need to overwrite the
> > initscripts package. The initscripts in testing will load functions
> > from /etc/rc.d/functions.d/*. Due to the way shell scripts work, if I
> > redefine a function, it overwrites it.
> > This way, one can simply create a functions.d/ file that overrides the
> > standard stat_* functions to call splash related functions. No need to
> > additions to the initscripts package, it's all there for ya.
> I must have missed that ;) Thanks... I hope I will get a working solution
> on that soon!
Actually, I was planning to steal fbsplash and splashy and put them in
but didn't have much time recently to actually do this. :-(
In addition I want to do a couple of small changes to initscripts that
will not affect non-splashed systems at all, but will just provide
more places to hook something via functions.d
Roman Kyrylych (Роман Кирилич)
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