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Old 06-16-2003, 10:19 PM   #1
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lilo splash


Has anyone managed to get a graphical boot splash working on slackware 9? By default slackware doesn't install boot-bmp.b into the /boot directory. I downloaded another lilo package and the file wasn't in the tar.gz.

Am I missing something?
 
Old 06-17-2003, 01:11 PM   #2
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Exclamation More than Graphical lilo boot

I've installed a Graphical lilo that is animated... Much better than simple graphical ones....!
Go there:
http://members.optusnet.com.au/rkelsen/lilo.html

And I also installed BootSplash:
ftp://ftp.linuxpackages.net/pub/Slac...xz/bootsplash/
Which put a graphical Linux boot-up/shutdown screen!!! (With tailor-made progress-bar!)

Now my Slackware system is comparable to any "USER FRIENDLY" Linux Distros...
 
Old 06-17-2003, 03:57 PM   #3
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check out this link Lilo animated boot menu
 
  


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