Re: [ANNOUNCE] Animated framebuffer logo for 2.4.1

From: Helge Hafting (
Date: Fri Feb 09 2001 - 04:21:52 EST

christophe barbe wrote:

> Moreover there is no need to be ignorant. With LPP, messages are displayed during the boot process and if something goes wrong an little picture inform you. And you can switch to the classic console when you want (by a simple CTRL-ALT-F2).

Interesting. Stuff that makes linux look good is good, but please
make it optional. (Perhaps a kernel parameter, boot=pretty)
Simple users can have their pretty boot, but some of us think
the text console is cool too. Much like having one of those
cars with a plexiglass hood so anybody may admire the
fancy engine.

Helge Hafting
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