Boot splash

Simon Roby shamblrd at
Fri Nov 8 11:20:12 PST 2002

----- Original Message -----
From: "Paul Sprakes" <paul at>
To: <blfs-support at>
Sent: Friday, November 08, 2002 1:05 PM
Subject: Re: Boot splash

On Friday 08 November 2002 00:08, Mark A. Nicolosi wrote:
>> I tried this program a few months ago, but it displayed images wrong. I
>> figured it
>> was, because I was running my fb in 24 bpp. What bit depth are you using?

> I'm using 24bpp too. If you run it from an x console it goes wierd but
> fine if you swith to another tty.

> Thanks Paul

Actually, if both your framebuffer console and X are set to the same mode
(resolution+bitdepth), framebuffer stuff won't show up corrupted under X. On
my computer, at least.
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