Installing BootSplash troubles...

Dennis Kaarsemaker dennis at
Fri Jun 24 22:07:29 UTC 2005

On vr, 2005-06-24 at 16:55 -0500, Paul Sutcliffe wrote:

> paul at ubuntu:/usr/src/linux-2.6.12$ patch -p1 < 
> /usr/src/bootsplash-3.1.4-2.6.3.diff
> patching file drivers/char/keyboard.c
> Hunk #1 succeeded at 1063 (offset 4 lines).
> patch: **** Can't rename file drivers/char/keyboard.c to 
> drivers/char/keyboard.c.orig : Permission denied

You will need to either make a copy of the kernel source in a directory
where you have write privileges, or run patch as root.
Dennis K.
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