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    Default Add OS Logos into Grub2 Boot Menu using BURG

    There’s a great theme that add OS logos into grub2 boot menu list.Follow is how to install this.

    Step1 : Install and configure burg project.

    1.Install BURG

    Edit source.list file(Open terminal from Applications/Accessories/Terminal):

    sudo gedit /etc/apt/sources.list

    add following into the file and save it.


    Add GPG key:

    gpg --keyserver subkeys.pgp.net --recv 55708F1EE06803C5
    gpg --export --armor 55708F1EE06803C5 | sudo apt-key add -

    update and install:

    sudo apt-get update
    sudo apt-get install grub-pc

    Then,write the new startup code into MBR:

    sudo grub-install "(hd0)"

    2.Download themes:


    Extract it to /boot/grub/themes:

    sudo tar -xjf themes.tar.bz2 -C /boot/grub/themes/

    Then,edit /etc/default/grub:

    sudo gedit /etc/default/grub

    delete the “#”(without quotes) before this:

    GRUB_TERMINAL=console

    Step2: Download the theme (sora-v0_3.tar.gz) from http://groups.google.com/group/burg-devel
    Then,extract it into /boot/grub/themes

    cd /boot/grub/themes/
    sudo tar xzf ~/Downloads/sora-v0_3.tar.gz

    change “~/Downloads” to the path you downloaded this package.

    Step3: Edit /etc/grub.d/40_custom:

    sudo gedit /etc/grub.d/40_custom

    choose one code and add into this file:

    . /boot/grub/themes/sora/theme.cfg


    . /boot/grub/themes/sora/clean/theme.cfg


    . /boot/grub/themes/sora/extended/theme.cfg


    Step4: Run this command to create grub.cfg:

    sudo update-grub

    Note:Edit /boot/grub/themes/sora/theme.cfg and change screen resolution in this line:

    set gfxmode=”19201200″
    Last edited by melbin; 07-27-2011 at 11:43 AM.
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