Tradeshow Crowd Pullers

Tim Aslat tim at
Tue Aug 12 17:18:21 PDT 2003

In the immortal words of Claire Q'vant <clair3_q at>...
> Hmm. Starting X(albeit minimal) is not what I'm after,
> as it needs to appear as soon as the kernel is loaded
> - directly after the POST screen...
> The filesystem isn't mounted for a while after that,
> as the kernel detects hardware, and sets out
> resources, etc, and I'd like that to be
> graphical(represented, at least)
> It's worth consideration though, if nothing else
> happens...

This might be a stupid suggestion, but wouldn't it be simpler just to
hack the splash kernel module?  A couple of days of messing around might
come up with something that approximates what you are looking for.  If
all you want is eye-candy for impressing people, then it shouldn't
matter that it doesn't actually do anything.


Tim Aslat <tim at>
Spyderweb Consulting
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