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I am working on trying to make my own plymouth boot screen, but the internet doesn't seem to have that many articles about it. I was hoping someone could give me a crash course on what to do to make one. What exactly is needed and has to be edited? Thanks:)

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Check this link for general plymouth info. In particular take a look at the "External Resources" section at the end of the page for links to tutorials etc.

Freedesktop Plymouth page

Also, take a look at this page for an intro to the Plymouth scripting language:

Freedesktop Plymouth scripting page

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Noted. On a long shot, I was hoping to create a theme that is simple like the iOS boot screen (replace the apple logo with the ubuntu logo) and maybe add a spinning progress wheel. Know of any themes that I could modify found online? :) –  seanthewebber Nov 6 '12 at 0:24
    
Well, I guess the default ubuntu-logo theme isn't a bad place to start! –  Matt Caswell Nov 6 '12 at 17:37

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