This is a Plymouth theme.
Clone this repository.
sudo git clone https://github.com/krishnan793/iron-man-eionix-plymouth-theme.git /usr/share/plymouth/themes/iron-man-eionix-plymouth-theme
After installing you can test the theme through (as root, preferably on a tty):
# plymouthd # plymouth --show-splash # plymouth --quit
On most distros
(Tested on openSUSE Tumbleweed)
Set GRUB2 up
/etc/default/grub. It should include the following:
- If there are other parameters defined in
GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT="..."you don't have to remove them unless they conflict with the ones above.
splashare required to start plymouth
- Additionally you might have to enable KMS e.g. in case you're using integrated graphics by Intel by adding
Reconfigure GRUB2, if you had to add something:
sudo grub2-mkconfig -o /boot/grub2/grub.cfg
Activate the theme
Check that the theme ended up in the right place:
sudo plymouth-set-default-theme --list
Set the theme as default:
sudo plymouth-set-default-theme iron-man-eionix-plymouth-theme -R
The -R option rebuilds the initrd automatically which is necessary.
Install the theme.
sudo update-alternatives --install /usr/share/plymouth/themes/default.plymouth default.plymouth /usr/share/plymouth/themes/iron-man-eionix-plymouth-theme/iron-man-eionix-plymouth-theme.plymouth 100
Select the default theme.
sudo update-alternatives --config default.plymouth
Update the initramfs image.
sudo update-initramfs -u
If you want to install this on < Ubuntu 16.04, change the path from /usr/share/plymouth to /lib/plymouth/ . You need to do this on the iron-man-eionix-plymouth-theme.plymouth file also.