how to change brown ubuntu screen on startup
jani.monoses at gmail.com
Mon May 8 07:36:30 UTC 2006
On 5/7/06, mark. a. brand <mark.a.brand at gmail.com> wrote:
> when x starts, i get the brown ubuntu startup screen, but when i shutdown
> or restart i get the blue xubuntu shutdown / restart screen. what do i need
> to change to get the blue xubuntu screen on startup.
$sudo update-alternatives --config usplash-artwork.so
to select the deafult from the provided usplashes
$sudo dpkg-reconfigure linux-image-`uname -r`
to put that selected image in the initramfs which is read by the kernel on
This is not as simple as dropping a png in a directory as all this happens
very early in the boot process
and the image needs to be there before the root partition is mounted.
i am using dapper 6.06. which brings me to another question, how do tell
> which version of xubuntu i am using when reporting stuff to the list?
cat /etc/issue is the simplest I know.
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