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How to Install GFXBOOT 3.3.38.2 , Fixed for Sabayon

Postby suryx » Mon Aug 04, 2008 18:00

Boot GRUB 0.97-r3 and gfxboot-3.3.38.2 ...

1. Edit in /etc/make.conf :

PORTDIR_OVERLAY="/usr/local/portage/gfxboot_overlay"

2. Unpack overlay and other

tar xjf gfxboot_overlay.tar.bz2 -C /usr/local/portage/
tar xjf gfxboot-3.3.38-2.src.rpm.tar.bz2 /usr/portage/distfiles/

3. Must build ..

ebuild /usr/local/portage/gfxboot_overlay/media-gfx/gfxboot/gfxboot-3.3.38.2.ebuild digest

4. Move archive to folder

mv grub-0.97-patches-1.5-ext.tar.bz2 /usr/portage/distfiles/

5. Instal tools :)

emerge =media-gfx/gfxboot-3.3.38.2
emerge =grub-0.97-r3.ebuild

6. Unpack message to /boot

tar -zxvf message.tar.gz
mv message /boot/

7.Config /boot/grub/grub.conf

add line :

gfxmenu (hd0,1)/boot/message

8. Setup in grub :

grub
>>root (hd0,0)
>>find /boot/grub/stage1
>>setup (hd0)

9. RESET COMPUTER :) AND WORK :]


LINKS TO DOWNLOAD :
GFXBOOT RPM : http://w14.easy-share.com/1701102623.html
GFXBOOT_OVERLAY : http://w14.easy-share.com/1701102588.html
GRUB PATVHES : http://w14.easy-share.com/1701102602.html
MESSAGE : http://w14.easy-share.com/1701102612.html
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Re: How to Install GFXBOOT 3.3.38.2 , Fixed for Sabayon

Postby wolfden » Mon Aug 04, 2008 18:05

Fixed title as we DONT TYPE in all CAPS here, also moved to correct forum

also:
viewtopic.php?f=50&t=14240

:D

by the way, did you try to emerge 3.3.39.26 instead?
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Re: How to Install GFXBOOT 3.3.38.2 , Fixed for Sabayon

Postby suryx » Mon Aug 04, 2008 18:07

no , i need function comment ;p
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Re: How to Install GFXBOOT 3.3.38.2 , Fixed for Sabayon

Postby suryx » Tue Aug 05, 2008 0:07

wolfden wrote:by the way, did you try to emerge 3.3.39.26 instead?

problem , i cant find rpm gfxboot this version ( archive of suse ) but in suse changed version and removed old .. now he have gfxboot 4.x
-.- sry ..

Gfxboot 3.3.38.2 work on my computer ,do i can capture screenshot on boot with my camera ?
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Re: How to Install GFXBOOT 3.3.38.2 , Fixed for Sabayon

Postby wolfden » Tue Aug 05, 2008 0:11

suryx wrote:
wolfden wrote:by the way, did you try to emerge 3.3.39.26 instead?

problem , i cant find rpm gfxboot this version ( archive of suse ) but in suse changed version and removed old .. now he have gfxboot 4.x
-.- sry ..

Gfxboot 3.3.38.2 work on my computer ,do i can capture screenshot on boot with my camera ?


that version is in an overlay so all u have to do is add the overlay and emerge it
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Re: How to Install GFXBOOT 3.3.38.2 , Fixed for Sabayon

Postby suryx » Tue Aug 05, 2008 14:07

#wolfden ...
do you know what is message (theme) ?
what version of theme you has been installed ? ( suse , gentoo , sabayon ?)
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Re: How to Install GFXBOOT 3.3.38.2 , Fixed for Sabayon

Postby wolfden » Tue Aug 05, 2008 20:21

suryx wrote:#wolfden ...
do you know what is message (theme) ?
what version of theme you has been installed ? ( suse , gentoo , sabayon ?)


:?:
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Re: How to Install GFXBOOT 3.3.38.2 , Fixed for Sabayon

Postby suryx » Thu Aug 07, 2008 18:46

whether you have installed gfxboot?
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Re: How to Install GFXBOOT 3.3.38.2 , Fixed for Sabayon

Postby joost » Thu Aug 07, 2008 21:11

Maybe explain what it is, and why we should want it?

Description?
Screenshot?

:D
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