[Dev] [Tom Gundersen] [arch-dev-public] [HEADSUP] Arch boot splash

Luke T. Shumaker lukeshu at sbcglobal.net
Sat Dec 21 21:53:05 GMT 2013

At Sat, 21 Dec 2013 14:50:28 -0300,
Nicolás Reynolds wrote:
> gummibot will come with arch branding

I'm afraid to do the rebranding myself, as I can't tell if I create a
malformed image--I don't have an (U)EFI box.

Whoever does the rebranding, you should be able to find the source
files in artwork.git.  Please commit to the Makefile whichever
commands you use to generate the bmp.

At Sat, 21 Dec 2013 18:07:37 +0100,
Tom Gundersen wrote:
> I shipped it with the Arch Linux logo
> (/usr/lib/gummiboot/splash-arch.bmp), which can be copied to
> /boot/EFI/gummiboot/splash.bmp if you want to test it out (eventually
> this will 'just work', but we are not quite there yet).
> If your UEFI firmware is messed up, you may need to specify the
> background color in /boot/loader/loader.conf as, say, "background
> #C0C0C0" (which is the Mac background color).

Happy hacking,
~ Luke Shumaker

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