Getting rid of the startup splash screen (Edgy)

Mario Vukelic mario.vukelic at
Sun Nov 19 21:11:39 UTC 2006

On Sun, 2006-11-19 at 18:02 -0300, Renaud (Ron) Olgiati wrote:
> One way is to add  "splash=silent" in the append line of the default
> entry 
> in /etc/lilo.conf.
> emember to run lilo again for the change to take effect. 

Now that's funny ;) Who still runs LILO, on Ubuntu even!? Made me think
though, the OP might want to look in /boot/grub/menu.lst (if he is using
the default bootloader of Ubuntu, grub). I don't know if the "splash"
option there does what he wants though.

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