On 05/20/16 12:06 PM, Juan Ramón Molina Menor wrote: >> Hello, >> is it possible to use a splash screen yet with newcons? I've been >> looking at the source code for VT, and it would appear there has been >> some work done towards this? >> >> https://github.com/freebsd/freebsd/blob/master/sys/dev/vt/vt.h >> Also the wiki page shows limited support: >> >> https://wiki.freebsd.org/Newcons >> I've tried the standard method of enabling a splash screen but it of >> course does not work. I don't think I was able to get it to work with >> syscons either whereas it used to work. >> >> https://www.freebsd.org/doc/handbook/boot-splash.html >> Is there another way? Or is it still not ready yet? >> >> Joe Maloney > Hi! > > Maybe you are already aware of it, but in 2014 there was a Google > Summer of Code project on improving the bootsplash: > https://wiki.freebsd.org/SummerOfCode2014/Bootsplash > > It worked well with sc(4), but I don’t know wether it applies to vt(4)… > > Juan > _______________________________________________ > email@example.com mailing list > https://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-current > To unsubscribe, send any mail to > "freebsd-current-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"
That project was done right before/during the conversion to Vt/NewCons. It is not vt aware :( -- Kris Moore iXsystems Enterprise Storage & Servers Driven By Open Source _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list https://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-current To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-current-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"