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Uboot splash screen is not enough, info for kernel bootsplash

Question asked by Paolo Miroglio on Sep 20, 2013
Latest reply on Oct 10, 2013 by Paolo Miroglio
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I'm using the u-boot bootsplash but is lousy as no kernel loading iteraction is possible:

-no loading scrolling bar

-boot console must be totally hidden or totally shown


On x86 systems i used some years ago a bootsplash composed by scripts and kernel driver, it worked perfectly, because it was possible to press ESC key to show the underlying console and also to send to /dev/splash a message or the progressbar status.

Somebody is using similar system?

If not i will try a porting of that (it was running on LFS).



Best Regards