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Purple start screen - no splash screen

After installing Ubuntu 11.10 on a new computer everything worked fine for a few weeks and now suddenly when starting up Ubuntu I get a blank purple screen with no "Ubuntu" splash and the 5 dots but ...
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2answers
492 views

Why is Ubuntu sticking with Plymouth despite the fact that it doesn't work with proprietary drivers?

I know the background, just want to know why such decision by Canonical.
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0answers
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How can I adjust framebuffer or X screen relative position? [closed]

A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away I had fixed boot screen using this nice solution. Since that time I have been looking for the way to move framebuffer in virtual console slightly to the right ...
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1answer
25k views

Change boot screen resolution [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Enabling Nvidia driver messes up splash screen How I can change the boot screen resolution in Ubuntu 12.04 to 1680 1050? The resolution now is very small
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0answers
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How do I fix ugly boot screen glitch in Ubuntu 12.04

Normally, the boot screen should says 'ubuntu' with five orange dots below it, but in my pc, they suddenly turn into this: Glitched boot screen image Glitched boot screen 8 seconds video Here ...
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1answer
1k views

Framebuffer in Ubuntu 12.04 (NVidia)

After a new install of 64-bit Ubuntu 12.04.2, my grub menu appeared in a nice, small font in a framebuffer and when Ubuntu loaded, the logo and red/white dots were small and crisp. I've installed ...
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2answers
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After installing the proprietary NVIDIA driver, my boot splash is very large and stretched. Any fix?

I know there have been solutions for previous versions of Ubuntu, but what is the best way to go about it now? As an aside, if I have it disabled the splash is fine, but before the login manager ...
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2answers
7k views

No splash screen after Nvidia propietary drivers

After installing nvidia propietary drivers, splash screen shows nothing but a thick bar on top of screen and everything black. It is the same color that splash screen is. Enabling Nvidia driver ...
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0answers
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Installed fglrx. Plymouth using text theme [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Enabling Nvidia driver messes up splash screen My boot splash screen was fine with the open source drivers. I installed fglrx, rebooted, and it seems plymouth is using ...
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0answers
179 views

Install nvidia driver or not? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Enabling Nvidia driver messes up splash screen Can't fix Plymouth resolution by any means I've installed Ubuntu 11.10 recently and discovered the following ...
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0answers
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Splash screen resolution is poor [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Enabling Nvidia driver messes up splash screen How come when I boot from CD or USB drive to install Ubuntu, the resolution of ubuntu splash screen is perfect, at full ...

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