Bug 1577565 - ugly command line scrolling grub view
Summary: ugly command line scrolling grub view
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: grub2-breeze-theme
Version: 28
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Rex Dieter
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2018-05-13 01:38 UTC by Mohammed Arafa
Modified: 2019-05-28 20:12 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2019-05-28 20:12:56 UTC
Type: Bug

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Description Mohammed Arafa 2018-05-13 01:38:50 UTC
Description of problem:
due to #1519051 once a fedora system is installed and the system goes for first boot, the user's first impression is to see a scrolling command line view for mysterious messages

this can potentially cause a user to turn off on fedora (or even linux)

the RFE here is to have a grub splash screen installed by default

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How reproducible:
every single time

Steps to Reproduce:
1.install fedora
3.view mysterious and intimidating command line scroll by at a furious rate 

Actual results:
 mysterious and intimidating command line scroll by at a furious rate 

Expected results:
from power on to login screen is all GUI

Additional info:

Comment 1 Ben Cotton 2019-05-02 21:47:49 UTC
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Comment 2 Ben Cotton 2019-05-28 20:12:56 UTC
Fedora 28 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2019-05-28. Fedora 28 is
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