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    As I've said before...

    If you want a nice console(the ctrl-alt-f1 thru f6 kind) background, get the gentoo demo cd... and burn it and boot it. There seem to be alot of usages for the term bootsplash. The grub bootsplash....
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    LoL... isn't the gensplash usually kept in...

    LoL... isn't the gensplash usually kept in /usr/src/linux/usr ? I know the initramfs files are kept there and I think when building splash images into the kernel, you put some image files there too. ...
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    I am not sure... as I have done nothing to verify...

    I am not sure... as I have done nothing to verify this... but I would be willing to bet that the splash screen is actually compiled into the kernel. The splash.initrd is probably mostly just the...
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    A major Quest... started out innocent enough... :)

    Well after spending about 5 days in a crash course on gentoo... I learned enough about splash screens to know I wanted one... and I have a new gentoo partition I use every day. google gensplash +...
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    I have a long tale to tell here, but no time for...

    I have a long tale to tell here, but no time for it this morning... Initially I liked BT2 so much I put it on my desktop pc. Then after trying to do things I could not... I eventually put BT2's...
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    Funny, I was looking for the same thing.

    After "searching" BT forums I gave up... did an ordinary google... and got these 2 from gentoo. I believe it to at least explain what is involved. If BT's forums have a similar page... well google...
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    Yipee! I just recently ran into a problem where I...

    Yipee! I just recently ran into a problem where I needed X 7.2, and HAL along with dbus. I was about to chuck this BT2 hd install, but decided to check and see if there was any news about BT3. I am...
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    BT2 is installed to my hd. Mine already had a...

    BT2 is installed to my hd. Mine already had a .config file there, which I assumed it was the file used to make BT2. You should have one there too. I did follow his advice to a certain degree, and...
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    Well after much more than I thought when I...

    Well after much more than I thought when I started out on this... including trashing my bt2 install when messing with dbus, I got more qwestions than answers. The fact that the kernel is missing the...
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    Well it was a combo of the agpgart and nvidia...

    Well it was a combo of the agpgart and nvidia drivers. recompiled and the boot screen is back. Unless I can find something that won't run in vesa mode, I don't know if using agpgart and drivers is...
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    One thing I notice now... you know the cool...

    One thing I notice now... you know the cool screen layout BT2 has for the kernel messages in bootup... before one gets to the login screen even, where all the messages are placed on in a smaller...
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    Yeeeeeeeeeeees! Ok, the alsa needs to be remade...

    Yeeeeeeeeeeees! Ok, the alsa needs to be remade and reinstalled. This was all done on a hard disk install of BT2. The source is there, in /usr/src/alsa in 4 separate subdirs.
    bt alsa # ls -a...
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    Yes, I used the config already there. I checked...

    Yes, I used the config already there. I checked make mrproper out before using it, and saw it would delete that .config... so i made a long named backup in /boot.

    I am going to try again with hand...
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    In trying to answer my own questions... It seems...

    In trying to answer my own questions...
    It seems that the sound drivers aren't there. In /lib/modules/2.6.20-BT-PwnSauce-NOSMP/kernel/sound is just one file...
    soundcore.ko

    The cd has alot of...
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    Re: How to: Compile a new Kernel & Install Xorg 7.2

    Hi all,

    In this thread are some instruction for newbies to just do it. (well it won't let me post url's yet... so here is the last part of the url here: showthread.php?t=7348

    I did not go for...
  16. Ok... it could be read either way. I'll contact...

    Ok... it could be read either way. I'll contact Mutt
  17. Did you mean I should contact Muts if I want to...

    Did you mean I should contact Muts if I want to help with the beta?, or just help in general...

    It feels pretty darn good to use their bootloader, to boot linux. They didn't anticipate grub4dos...
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    Thanks... I would welcome a bugfix edition... they have the sources used to make this... just an error fix release. I would have felt alot more comfortable with real kernel modules and all the other...
  19. myCellPhone, bluetooth, bluez, dbus, messagebus, passkey-agent and etc.

    Hi all,

    Yea for BT2. It's slick. I did the hdinstall, and have been using it more than my old pal knoppix. I am a BT2 newbie for sure. I wouldn't know the first thing about breaking into a...
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