Re: [Linux-fbdev-devel] [announce 0/7] fbsplash - The Framebuffer Splash

From: Christoph Hellwig
Date: Wed Mar 09 2005 - 18:59:14 EST

On Wed, Mar 09, 2005 at 12:38:42PM +0100, Pavel Machek wrote:
> Hi!
> > > Fbsplash - The Framebuffer Splash - is a feature that allows displaying
> > > images in the background of consoles that use fbcon. The project is
> > > partially descended from bootsplash.
> >
> > What are you trying to do exactly? I really don't see the point of this
> > patch.
> At least some Debians,

While there might be a kernel-patch-bootsplash package in Debian none of
the shipped binary kernels use this.

And there's a kernel-patch- package for just about every piece of random
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