On Fri, 2008-06-06 at 12:42 -0400, Matthias Clasen wrote:
On Fri, 2008-06-06 at 12:37 -0400, Jeremy Katz wrote:
> On Fri, 2008-06-06 at 11:30 -0500, Mike Chambers wrote:
> > I know rhgb is being removed and a quicker gdm login process is taking
> > over, or at least something is? I updated my system to rawhide and saw
> > something replace rhgb? What package is that and can it be involved in
> > the kernel options in grub like rhgb used to?
> The new package is plymouth but all of the integration pieces haven't
> quite landed yet. But starting to land bits in rawhide helps to make
> that easier, so the staging has begun. rhgb or not in the kernel
> command line will likely continue to have an effect, although there's
> some hand-waving on my part right now with that :-)
Plymouth is actually in rawhide already.
We just missing the mkinitrd bits to make use of it.
That will hopefully fall in place soon.
We are aiming for a demoable new bootsequence by Fudcon.
We're also missing the kernel modesetting bits. Until that lands, the
plymouth text mode boot screen should work, but it's mostly a stub for