Matthew Garrett mjg59 at
Wed Aug 10 04:24:30 CDT 2005

On Wed, Aug 10, 2005 at 12:58:40AM +0100, Matthew Garrett wrote:
> Usplash is now in the archive (universe at the moment, we'll shift it to 
> main once it actually appears to work reasonably well). In order to use 
> the package, you'll need to regenerate your initrd with mkinitramfs 
> (*not* mkinitrd). Right now the only thing that'll happen is that you'll 
> get a splash screen at boot. It'll vanish 15 seconds later. There's a 
> couple of changes needed for mkinitramfs, and once they're done we can 
> do the integration work.

The buildds seem a bit backlogged at the moment. 0.1-1 will not work 
with initramfs - 0.1-2 ought to.

Matthew Garrett | mjg59 at

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