Re: Scaring the non-geeks (was Bootscreen)
Stefan Reinauer (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Thu, 30 Jan 2003 15:16:04 +0100
* Balram Adlakha <email@example.com> [030129 20:51]:
> So now its justified that there SHOULD be such a thing, and it SHOULD be
> WITHING THE KERNEL SOURCES because so many people will be using it and
> we don't want so many patched kernels do we?
> So now that there SHOULD be sucha thing, why not create a few implimentations
> of it which actually work well and put them into the sources?
> People seem to like MacOS X don't they? With a nice bootscreen, and with the
> latest version of kde, won't linux be similiar/better than macOS to the
> "click click" type users?
There's one implementation that is used by UnitedLinux, Mandrake, SuSE,
(and Gentoo?), patches are available at
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