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Old 25th March 2011, 02:13 AM
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Question Disable splash screen in kickstart file

I want to create a live image with the splash screen disabled so that when I burn the image to a USB flash drive and boot it the boot messages are displayed instead.

How can I modify the kickstart file to do this?

BTW, I created a USB and deleted rhgb and quiet from the kernel command in the /mnt/live/EFI/boot/grub.conf file. However, the splash screen was still displayed.
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Old 25th March 2011, 05:00 PM
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Re: Disable splash screen in kickstart file

See: http://forums.fedoraforum.org/showthread.php?t=259699

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Old 30th March 2011, 01:14 AM
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Re: Disable splash screen in kickstart file

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Originally Posted by SiliconSlick View Post

I read the link then I pasted modification below into the file

for rhgbfile in EFI/boot/isolinux.cfg EFI/boot/grub.conf isolinux/isolinux.cfg
do
echo "# uglifying $LIVE_ROOT/$rhgbfile"
echo "# uglifying $LIVE_ROOT/$rhgbfile" >> $LIVE_ROOT/$rhgbfile
sed -i -e's/ rhgb//g' -e's/ quiet//g' $LIVE_ROOT/$rhgbfile
echo "# uglified $LIVE_ROOT/$rhgbfile" >> $LIVE_ROOT/$rhgbfile
done

I created an image, burned it to a USB, booted it and it worked!.

Then I tried the following modification
-plymouth
-plymouth-system-theme

I created an image, burned it to a USB and booted it. This time it displayed the tri-colored bar progressing across the bottom of the display towards "F14" in the bottom right corner. I was able to login successfully.

I will experiment with both images to see which one works best for my application.

Thanks, this was very helpful info.
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