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Old 10-03-2008, 10:56 PM   #1
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Question GRUB loader


i wanted to change the grub loader image . i replaced the splash.xpm.gz file with a new image .but when i restarted the image is not shown . does it have to do something with the resolution of the image ?
 
Old 10-04-2008, 12:37 AM   #2
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first the image MUST BE 640x480 and in .xpm format
AND have ONLY 14 colors .
ALL of the above conditions must be met for it to work.
 
Old 10-04-2008, 06:12 AM   #3
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yes colors are important but modern distros tend to use a diff stage2 file now a days

http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...ashimage+howto
 
  


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