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Earliest point to set some sort of splash screen?

I am currently working on a linux based game console (raspbian). I am struggling with placing the slpash-screen correctly. I'd like the splash-screen to be shown as early as possible in the boot ...
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Show splash screen instantly after system is powered

I would like to execute a command instantly after system is powered. My project is realized in an embedded Linux environment (Yocto-based, with U-boot bootloader), therefore I would like to show a ...
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How to change boot logo in linux mint? [duplicate]

Ok, so i've got identical problem as in this topic: How to change boot logo in linux mint But nothing I've tried worked. Also I can't change logo to default one. It's just black screen when booting. ...
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Plymouth not loading themes on Arch, falls back to three boxes and question marks

I changed the spinner theme image in plymouth to add a custom background, and I tried to load it on boot. I have changed /etc/mkinitcpio.conf to add the plymouth hook, and run plymouth-set-default-...
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My splash screen changed from kubuntu to lubuntu

So my splash screen changed from kubuntu breeze to lubuntu splash screen. How can I fix this? This happened ever since I installed lxde, but not lubuntu-desktop. How did this happen?
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Splashscreen for embedded Linux

Is it possible to get a normal splashscreen for Linux? I'm trying to show a logo before my application is autostarted with Linux, I've activated this option in kernel, the logo comes after ca. 2 ...
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Multiple graphical modes switching during startup

I have a small ARM board with Linux (Angström, kernel 4.1) and have connected it to a HDMI display. It works at the moment. I would like to show a splashscreen during the whole startup but it seems to ...
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How to take a screenshot of a KDE Splash screen?

I would like to take a screenshot of the KDE Plasma 5 splash screen as I am creating a new splash theme. But pressing PrtSc during the splash doesn't launch spectacle (my screenshooter) until after ...
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Why does plymouth fail consistently after booting into second OS?

I have dual-boot UEFI (non-secure) Gentoo and Fedora. After I build my kernel for Gentoo, plymouth bootsplash works perfectly every time. If I boot into boot option 2, Fedora, even once - plymouth ...
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Installation of Linux mint from cd makes it stuck on splash screen.

I am installing Linux mint Rebecca cinnamon onto a Windows XP Professional computer. I burned the ISO file using windows burner (Windows XP Professional) The menu loads correctly. Let it boot ...
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Plymouth Boot Splash - Turn off switching to text

I am working on an appliance system based on CentOS 6. I have created a custom boot splash, but I can't find any information on how I would disable the feature to switch to text mode (switching the ...
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GRUB Quiet Splash

As a Linux newbee, I would like to know What exactly is the significance of "Quiet Splash" in GRUB? GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT="quiet splash"
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Why will plymouth not update?

I admit I don't update my kernel very often. I used to everytime a stable release of sys-kernel/gentoo-sources came out so I'm very adept at doing it. This last weekend I attempted to update from 3....
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How to change boot logo in linux mint

I want to change my Linux Mint 17 Cinnamon boot image manually. So, I replaced the image located at: /lib/plymouth/themes/mint-logo/logo.png with mine. The logo changes at shutdown but not at boot....
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Display boot splash on ramdisk only system

I'm working on a kiosk system with the root file system loaded into RAM. One of the requirements is that the boot process output should be completely hidden from the user. I've already managed to set ...
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Boot resolution change in initramfs on laptop monitor and HDMI monitor

I have Linux Mint 17 on my laptop. Also I have 22'' monitor connected to laptop using HDMI cable. My disk if fully encrypted with LUKS and LVM. On boot I get graphical prompt to enter password for ...
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Can I avoid writing to the screen until a couple seconds before X11 is initialized?

On an embedded device running Linux, I am writing to the monitor from the bootloader (U-Boot) to display a given logo. Once the linux kernel is loaded, however, it clears the screen until X11 is ...
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Debian: plymouth splash screen does not change

on my Debian box, I have installed Plymouth for a splash screen. I have tried updating the theme but everytime I use the commands: /usr/sbin/plymouth-set-default-theme myTHEME and then try to ...
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How to change the Linux Mint Nadia splash screen?

I was wondering if it is possible for me to change the splash screen when Linux Mint is loading? I am talking about the logo of mint which appears when you start the computer. If so what kind of file ...
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Plymouth keeps quitting

I'm setting up a customised single-purpose Linux image. It's based on OpenSUSE, and it uses Plymouth to display some nice graphics during startup and shutdown. The trouble is, for reasons beyond my ...
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Graphics on boot like the backtrack linux or the Gentoo live DVD after you press alt+F1 on boot

Would like to find a good tutorial on how to make a boot splash similar to the one on backtrack {3,4,5}. It has all of the terminal text that you would see on a normal boot up but it has a nice border....