Subject: Re: Splash screen boot HOWTO
To: Jared D. McNeill <>
From: Pierrick Brossin <>
List: current-users
Date: 02/24/2006 13:45:44
On Fri, Feb 24, 2006 at 08:37:58AM -0400, Jared D. McNeill wrote:
> >The logo looks awful in 8bpp :/
> It looks awful? That's funny, it's only a 64 colour bitmap. Sounds  
> like you're having colourmap problems.
> >The scrolling is slow too on my lappy. I'll try this tonight.
> Oh, you haven't even tried it yet. Did you have a question?

I sure tried with the default parameters. Then I changed some in the
kernel to get 1280x1024 in 16bpp.

Isnt the default bpp 8 ? so why would the logo look better in 1280x1024
8bpp that in 640x480 8bpp ?

-Pierrick Brossin

Analyst Programmer of the IT Department with T&I