Re: intel penguin bootlogo

Jon Torrez (
Wed, 9 Jul 1997 13:50:28 -0500 (CDT)

Oh not so true! -- or my 'patch' program is on drugs
I put the patch that was posted Gerd Knorr into my 2.0.30 kernel
thinking vidoe.S was not changed that much -- but it has/was
thats the reason my "patch" is not in "patch" format
because it was pretty simple code to add to 2.0.30 but
with 'patch' it broke zImage/zlilo/install -- either way enjoy

Jon Torrez:
LBJ High School Systems Admin

On Wed, 9 Jul 1997, Paul Wouters wrote:

> On Tue, 8 Jul 1997, Chris Allegretta wrote:
> > Is there a penguin logo patch available for 2.0.30? It would be quite fun
> > to watch the logo when my 386/20 takes ~25 secs to boot. Also, is this
> > being considered as an option for future "official" i386 kernel versions
> > (2.0.31?) It seems there are many people out there that would like to see
> > this as at least an option to enable in the kernel. Thanks.
> It's prety trivial to apply to 2.0.30. Just patch it with the patch for that
> 2.1.* kernel, and check the rej files. Those three failing hunks are easliy
> applied manually, they just faile because 2.1.* kernels have an additional
> define that can disable console altogether :)
> Paul (With penguin on 2.0.30)