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No Bootsplash after upgrading to Nadia

Postby Oimel1987 on Tue Dec 04, 2012 10:09 pm

Today I've upgraded with apt-get my linux mint 13 to 14. After correcting the DNS Problem, I've noticed that the Boot Splash is not that one that plymouth shows me on preview mode. My active Boot Splash looks like Pixelart or something like that.
So I want to get the splash that plymouth shows me. Could somebody help me to fix that problem ? Is it possible that plymouth isn't loaded at startup ?

thanks for your help
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Re: No Bootsplash after upgrading to Nadia

Postby Orbmiser on Tue Dec 04, 2012 10:13 pm

Hmmm installed Mint 13 Cinnamon then 14 and neither showed a Boot Splash image.
I assumed it didn't come with.
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Re: No Bootsplash after upgrading to Nadia

Postby Oimel1987 on Tue Dec 04, 2012 10:29 pm

it could be, but after installing plymouth on 13 I've got a nice splash till now. when I let me show a preview of the current splash it shows correctly, but in the boot sequency there is only that pixelart that looks really bad.
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Re: No Bootsplash after upgrading to Nadia

Postby Oyabunbaba on Fri Dec 07, 2012 6:06 am

I have similar problem, in live cd i have this splash screen with green dots and logo but after installation i have bunch of text loading system, drivers, hdd etc. :( sometimes pixels too. viewtopic.php?f=46&t=119009
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Re: No Bootsplash after upgrading to Nadia

Postby Orbmiser on Fri Dec 07, 2012 6:48 am

Oyabunbaba wrote:I have similar problem, in live cd i have this splash screen with green dots and logo but after installation i have bunch of text loading system, drivers, hdd etc. :( sometimes pixels too. viewtopic.php?f=46&t=119009


Hmmm... Weird for me just Black screens. I wonder if anybody knows for sure?

ARE WE Suppose to have a Splash Screen? Any clarification would be appreciated.
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Re: No Bootsplash after upgrading to Nadia

Postby Orbmiser on Thu Dec 13, 2012 10:26 pm

Can't find any info on a definitive Yes there should be a splash screen during boot up?
Someone chime in on the issue?
Thanks!

Found this for 13 but don't know if it will work for 14? as don't want to screw up my boot.

Black splash screen

In Linux Mint the boot splash screen is completely black. This is by design. Once the system is installed the boot sequence is relatively fast. The black loading sequence doesn't look out of place and it looks consistent across all computers, whatever driver you're using. If you'd rather get a splash screen you can select one by typing the following command and selecting mint-logo:

sudo update-alternatives --config default.plymouth


Or will removing quiet from GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT="quiet splash" do the trick?
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