Tweaking the splash screen

Psplash can be used to present user a loading screen while kernel boots

1. Use opkg to install psplash, or manually download the ipk from and install.

2. Download the psplash source.

3. Place PNG image that you want for splash screen

4. Ensure build machine has libgtk:

sudo apt-get libgtk2.0-dev

5. Run:

./ /<PATH>/<IMAGE>.jpg POKY

This generates the header file with image contents.

6. Replace the file name in the file psplash.c (#include "psplash-xx-img.h")

7. Build:

./configure --host=arm-linux CC=/usr/local/angstrom/arm/bin/arm-angstrom-linux-gnueabi-gcc

8. Copy psplash to target

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