Weird Tux Colours

Michael Wu edf_iceburner at
Tue Aug 13 05:15:18 PDT 2002

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Andrew Calkin wrote:

> On a slightly different thread, but related to the same Tux, is
> there a way to stop this tux from being displayed? It kinda messes
> up my terminal screen, and I think it also slows down boot time
> slightly (have been challenged to see how fast I can make a linux
> system boot with certain functionality enabled- don't ask). Anyhow,
> is there any kernel option I can pass? (e.g. in lilo.conf, a line I
> can use 'append=?' ?).
> Any help appreciated.
> Regards,
> Andrew.
> On Tue, 13 Aug 2002 04:40, you wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I don't really have a problem. But the tux displayed at the start
>> of the kernel is kind of distorted. The white belly is green, the
>> feets are black, the part normally black is blue and - verry funky
>> - there is a pink glow around the whole tux.
>> Building a new kernel, even of different versions didn't help.
>> Somehow I like the other 'normal' tux more than the one displayed
>> :) Any ideas how to get it back?
>> Bye, Christian

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