[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: Progress indicator on loading images

From: Andrey Borzenkov
Subject: Re: Progress indicator on loading images
Date: Thu, 02 Jan 2014 10:32:32 +0400

В Чт, 02/01/2014 в 09:58 +0400, Andrey Borzenkov пишет:
> В Чт, 02/01/2014 в 04:09 +0100, Bertho Stultiens пишет:
> > Hi,
> > 
> > The old grub (v1) displayed a set of dots while loading kernel and
> > initrd files from disk. However, it seems that it is impossible to get
> > this behavior enabled in grub2.
> > 
> > I am booting on an old machine from usb (v1.1) and it takes ages to get
> > the 20MB loaded. An indication of activity and where it is in the
> > process would be nice.
> > 
> > Is there a way to configure a progress-bar or the old dots while the
> > kernel and initrd are being loaded from disk in grub2?
> > 
> > BTW, this is on a machine with "xubuntu 12.04 lts".
> > 
> Current grub2 (2.02 beta2 at the moment) includes progress module that
> is supposed to display current percentage and estimated speed. Somehow
> it does not for me, but may be it just loads too fast.

it is because file is on btrfs and due to implementation no progress is
displayed when reading from btrfs ...

>  You could try to
> build it (may be it is packaged already). You will need to do "insmod
> progress" before loading files.

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]