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Old 05-14-2004, 06:39 PM   #1
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change boot picture


Hi ... I use the grub.... I think that is possible to change the image at the boot screen...bit i don't know how.... What extension must the file be? How many colors? What resolusition?
 
Old 05-14-2004, 06:51 PM   #2
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The restrictions for the splash image is:
-only 640x480 pixels resolution
-xpm.gz file type (a Gzipped xpm file)
-only 14 colors

You change the splash image by adding your Gzipped xpm -file (your image) to the /dev/hda1 partition and then add the line:
splashimage=(hd0,0)/FOLDER/filename.xpm.gz
to your /etc/grub.conf file, you are ofcourse supposed to change the 'FOLDER' to the folder/folders on the partition you have put the image in, and 'filename' should be replaced by the filename.

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Old 05-15-2004, 01:30 AM   #3
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And how i can create a xpm file?
 
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