vidrus
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Remove RPI Logo on startup

Wed Jul 18, 2012 5:47 pm

Any way to do this?

hunternet93
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Re: Remove RPI Logo on startup

Thu Jul 19, 2012 1:57 am

I believe the logo is compiled into the kernel. You'd need to recompile the kernel to get rid of it, which may or may not be worth the trouble.

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jojopi
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Re: Remove RPI Logo on startup

Thu Jul 19, 2012 6:52 am

Add logo.nologo to /boot/cmdline.txt .

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Re: Remove RPI Logo on startup

Fri Sep 21, 2012 2:12 pm

jojopi wrote:Add logo.nologo to /boot/cmdline.txt .
Thanks. Works perfectly.
Any way to replace the logo with another image?

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Re: Remove RPI Logo on startup

Fri Sep 21, 2012 4:46 pm

khawar wrote:
jojopi wrote:Add logo.nologo to /boot/cmdline.txt .
Thanks. Works perfectly.
Any way to replace the logo with another image?
Its in the kernel.

geekuskhan
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Re: Remove RPI Logo on startup

Fri Sep 06, 2013 12:19 am

Where in the kernel?

hunternet93
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Re: Remove RPI Logo on startup

Sat Sep 07, 2013 1:51 pm

geekuskhan wrote:Where in the kernel?
Try this: http://www.arm9board.net/wiki/index.php ... _boot_logo

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Re: Remove RPI Logo on startup

Tue Nov 26, 2013 3:09 am

Is there a way to remove the logo *after* it finishes booting? It's kind of cute to have it there during, but needs to go away after since it chews up a lot of no-scrolling real-estate, esp. on a 7" screen.

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Re: Remove RPI Logo on startup

Tue Nov 26, 2013 9:04 pm

The logo is overwritten the first time you switch consoles (Ctrl+Alt+Fn), scroll back (Shift+PgUp), or clear the screen (Ctrl+L at the bash prompt).

Also, if you set a console font with "sudo dpkg-reconfigure console-setup", or in /etc/default/console-setup, the logo will disappear automatically during the boot sequence, as a side-effect of re-drawing the screen in the new font.

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Re: Remove RPI Logo on startup

Tue Nov 26, 2013 9:10 pm

jojopi wrote:The logo is overwritten the first time you switch consoles (Ctrl+Alt+Fn), scroll back (Shift+PgUp), or clear the screen (Ctrl+L at the bash prompt).
You can change that in /etc/inittab - find these lines

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1:2345:respawn:/sbin/getty --noclear 38400 tty1
2:23:respawn:/sbin/getty 38400 tty2
3:23:respawn:/sbin/getty 38400 tty3
4:23:respawn:/sbin/getty 38400 tty4
5:23:respawn:/sbin/getty 38400 tty5
6:23:respawn:/sbin/getty 38400 tty6
Remove the --noclear from that #1 getty on pts/0.
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