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Old 05-16-2004, 06:13 PM   #1
shlomi aknin
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how to change boot from verbose to silent in grub (red hat 9)

recently i switched from win xp to red hat 9 and i chose my boot loader as grub in graphical mode. my question is, how can i change the boot from verbose to silent? (i mean, how to hide ok messages at prompt by a picture) ?
Old 05-17-2004, 12:48 AM   #2
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My menu.lst (we're talking about suse 9.0) had an option "splash=silent" in the kernel parameters options. I removed it, as I wanted to see the output. You can try and edit the line to your needs. Take care when doing this!
Old 05-17-2004, 01:23 AM   #3
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dude , redhat doestn have bootsplash and stuff.
so u gotta work a bit to get the stuff working.
All details u need is available here:
Old 05-17-2004, 10:23 AM   #4
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thank you

i would like to say thank you to everybody that replied to my question.
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