Boot splash screens in 5.3
Kevin D. Kinsey, DaleCo, S.P.
kdk at daleco.biz
Wed Dec 15 09:49:10 PST 2004
Paul Robinson wrote:
>On Wed, Dec 15, 2004 at 01:49:22PM +0000, Simon Burke wrote:
>>Im trying to find out how to add a bootsplash to 5.3.
>>I've looked at the handbook and only saw details for 3.x.
>>Is it the same process??
>>I have a 320x200 bmp file already for this, i assume that is the
>>corrct size etc, as i read of a how-to for 3.x.
>man 5 loader.conf
>Tells you how to get a BMP or PCX sorted.
# cat /boot/loader.conf
The trick is, according to splash(4), that
the bitmap must be a 256-color one. Once
I got that fixed, I have it going now....
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