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Super Boot Manager should be installed in Linux Mint

Postby Zorba on Wed Feb 13, 2013 12:47 pm

Super Boot Manager is a GUI tool to manage the plymouth splash screen at Mint start-up and shutdown. I think it should be preconfigured and preinstalled on Linux Mint to allow for better customization. It should also include a set of new Mint themes besides the currently available ones. I have been using it since the release Linux Mint Katya and it's very stable.
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Re: Super Boot Manager should be installed in Linux Mint

Postby Stimpeh on Fri Mar 01, 2013 2:20 am

Well I, for one, can't get it to give me a splash during boot on Mint 14 Cinnamon

I'd like to have something moving instead of a back screen, even if it's five dots blinking, I don't care...I think this black screen during boot is horrible :/
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Re: Super Boot Manager should be installed in Linux Mint

Postby catweazel on Fri Mar 01, 2013 2:58 am

Stimpeh wrote:I'd like to have something moving instead of a back screen, even if it's five dots blinking, I don't care...I think this black screen during boot is horrible :/

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Re: Super Boot Manager should be installed in Linux Mint

Postby Zorba on Fri Mar 01, 2013 1:04 pm

Stimpeh wrote:Well I, for one, can't get it to give me a splash during boot on Mint 14 Cinnamon

I'd like to have something moving instead of a back screen, even if it's five dots blinking, I don't care...I think this black screen during boot is horrible :/


For that follow this http://community.linuxmint.com/tutorial/view/1149
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Re: Super Boot Manager should be installed in Linux Mint

Postby Zorba on Fri Mar 01, 2013 1:10 pm

Stimpeh wrote:Well I, for one, can't get it to give me a splash during boot on Mint 14 Cinnamon

I'd like to have something moving instead of a back screen, even if it's five dots blinking, I don't care...I think this black screen during boot is horrible :/


For that follow this http://community.linuxmint.com/tutorial/view/1149

I have made a new splash screen for Linux Mint and published at http://forums.linuxmint.com/viewtopic.php?f=25&t=127015
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