maintain the bootloader screen display
On Thu, Jul 29, 2010 at 04:36:29PM +0100, Andy Whitcroft wrote:
> We have a plan to get grub to display a splash screen and wish the kernel
> to maintain this splash through to when we are ready to fire a plymouth
> splash to replace it. By making these similar the boot becomes almost
> completly splashed and pretty.
> There are two patches here, the first provides a new type of VT which
> represents the bios screen and is never updated. The second allows grub
> to request this functionality.
Does asking the kernel not to change video mode not achieve much the
same goal? That's already possible.
Matthew Garrett | firstname.lastname@example.org
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