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Old 10-23-2004, 04:41 AM   #1
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can I change the default penguin logo, while compiling a new kernel?

In arch linux, if the framebuffer is set on, while booting, one will see arch's logo. It's pleasing.

The question is: How can I change the default penguin logo to that of arch's logo, if I am going to compile a new kernel?
Old 10-24-2004, 11:05 AM   #2
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this is no arch specific. trying searching LQ in general or via a search engine
Old 10-29-2004, 03:28 AM   #3
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if you compile your new kernel with ABS, then you will see that there is a patch, which allows you to replace the penguin logo with the Arch one.

go to /var/abs/kernels/kernel26 and you will find everything you need there.
Old 10-29-2004, 04:24 AM   #4
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oh yes I didn't think of the patch being in abs
well done TheShemata.

dyte100, if you want other ArchLinux logos, there are some in


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