Dependency problems with dapper and xubuntu
danjele at gmail.com
Tue Jan 31 09:56:00 UTC 2006
On 1/31/06, Juan Jose Pablos <juanjo at apertus.es> wrote:
> Jani Monoses wrote:
> > i forgot one thing here ... it will be important for artists that will
> > play with usplash theme ... do not use images with borders ... or your
> > image will be a rectangle onethe middle of the screen when using a
> > resolution different from 640x480.
> > The new usplash images are 640x400 because vga16fb works on more
> > machines with this resolution. The xubuntu image has not been changed yet.
> Where is the original xubuntu-artwork.png ?
apt-get source xubuntu-artwork-usplash
> I guess that this is a matter of modify to the right resolution then
> build with BOGL right?
not exactly ... as you would porbably be able to select your resolution.
640x480 is fine because it works even on old machines, but if u
generate a 1024x640 image then you'll have same problem as now.
the solution could be have different images like
and usplash should load the correct image reading from cmdline
if vga=791 then /usr/lib/usplash/xubuntu-splash-1024768.so
so here bogl should be able to generate even >640x480 but usplash
should read the resolution too.
as isolinux has the "select resolution" this should be fine for all
*buntu, if you enable that menu it will write automatically the vga=
string in cmdline
apt-get source usplash
is necessary too.
if you want to play with this no problem, but if you'll get it ...
maybe it should go in ubuntu-devel ....
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