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Old 05-10-2004, 06:39 AM   #1
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GRUB splashimage configuration / update GRUB

i've been trying rather a long time to get a splashimage in GRUB working - but without any success....

i'm running SuSE 9.0 and using the GRUB version which has already been included - i've heard i have to update GRUB first (though i thought SuSE might be able to place a splashimage in GRUB) - so i've got some questions to all linux gurus out there :P

-> where and how to update GRUB
-> where to get a proper documentation from
-> can anybody help me pls?

Old 05-10-2004, 07:16 AM   #2
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Hi rudL,
not a linux guru, but I'll try my very best:

There is probably also a lot of information already on your computer. Try typing info:grub in the location bar of your konqueror browser. You can also read the info page online.

You can download the newest grub rpm from SUSE and install it (try clicking it. That should work ).

Creating and installing your own splash screen:
There is a good web page on the creation and installation of a grub boot splash.

I hope this has helped you.
Good luck,
- drowstar


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