[ubuntu-uk] New GDM login screens for 9.10

Rob Beard rob at esdelle.co.uk
Thu Aug 13 11:58:49 BST 2009


Alan Pope wrote:
> 2009/8/13 Rob Beard <rob at esdelle.co.uk>:
>   
>> Liam Wilson wrote:
>>     
>>> For those who haven't seen them, the new boot/login screens have been
>>> unveiled  by the art team. I think the do look rather darn sweet!
>>>
>>> https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Artwork/Incoming/Karmic/Boot/Demo
>>>
>>>       
>> Ooh I like that, very polished.
>>
>>     
>
> From what I've seen that's not the final version, but a demo that was
> put to the art team.
>
> https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-art/2009-August/011206.html
>
>   
>> Will Ubuntu 9.10 be implementing Plymouth or will it still use USplash?
>>
>>     
>
> Neither AIUI.
>
> We'll have X start very early on and that will provide the splash
> screen type experience. So no need for usplash or plymouth.
>
> Cheers,
> Al.
>
>   
I see, well it certainly looks very nice anyway, much better than the 
Windows boot screens.

Rob




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