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Is it possible? I mean the rusty one with the Pm7 logo that comes before the login screen.
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Changing the Pm7 startup wallpaper (the rusty one with the Pm7 logo)
« Reply #1 on: October 09, 2016, 05:04:13 pm »
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Re: Changing the Pm7 startup wallpaper (the rusty one with the Pm7 logo)
« Reply #2 on: October 09, 2016, 05:35:27 pm »
Change the background here:
/usr/share/plymouth/themes/peppermint-7/background.png
then run:
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sudo update-initramfs -u
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My hero!  :)  :)  :)

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Well I've been called some things.....
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