unknown command vbeinfo (changing splashscreen) in 11.04

Abhishek Dixit abhidixit87 at gmail.com
Thu Sep 22 05:08:52 UTC 2011

On Thu, Sep 22, 2011 at 1:37 AM, NoOp <glgxg at sbcglobal.net> wrote:
> On 09/21/2011 11:38 AM, Jeff G. wrote:
>> On 09/21/2011 07:58 AM, NoOp wrote:
>>> Never try to correct Wubi boot problems by reinstalling Grub2. This will
>>> prevent Windows from booting and will not fix the Wubi install.
>> does this mean legacy grub is used by wubi?
> Not that I know of. Wubi uses GRUB4DOS combined with Grub2 to boot
> Ubuntu. Given the combination & multiple issues[1], I'd be hesitant in
> trying to modify Wubi's grub2.
> Disclaimer: I've only installed Wubi twice (for brief testing - worked
> well BTW) so I've very limited experience with Wubi.
> [1]
> http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1639198
> [Wubi megathread]
> https://bugs.launchpad.net/wubi/+bug/682337
> [New wubi 10.04.1 boot failure after grub update]
> https://bugs.launchpad.net/wubi/+bug/610898
> [grub-pc upgrade renders computer unbootable when Wubi is installed to
> partition other than Windows]
> https://bugs.launchpad.net/wubi/+bug/581760
> [[Wubi] when updating it advices to install grub on all partitions]
> etc.
See the entire reason I am trying all this is because I want a
colorful splashscreen in grub2 when my system boots up.

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