[Gllug] silent bootup
Martin A. Brooks
martin at hinterlands.org
Sun Sep 10 11:36:37 UTC 2006
> Hi all,
> I am working on an embedded system which needs to boot up as silently
> as possible - i.e. minimal output on the console.
> Is there a way to stop the output of the normal bootup messages on
> system start ?
There's a "quiet" option you can pass to the kernel.
> I'm also getting some little "penguin" images at the top of the screen
> - it's not the splash screen, which I have disabled. While very cute
> for a desktop system, they are not so cute on an embedded machine.
> I've not been able to find out how to get rid of those either.
Disable the framebuffer, also a kernel option.
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