screen text appears before xsplash

Bug #445966 reported by Rocko on 2009-10-08
This bug affects 1 person
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linux (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Binary package hint: upstart

In karmic on a virtualbox VM, I get the following console text before xsplash starts (see attached).

As an aside, it does take quite a few seconds for the text to appear, so it initially appears as if karmic has crashed on boot. I'm not sure that this is an 'enhanced' boot experience as described in the beta notes.

ProblemType: Bug
Architecture: i386
Date: Thu Oct 8 11:04:01 2009
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 9.10
Package: upstart 0.6.3-7
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.31-12.40-generic
SourcePackage: upstart
Uname: Linux 2.6.31-12-generic i686
 (gnome-settings-daemon:1398): GLib-CRITICAL **: g_propagate_error: assertion `src != NULL' failed
 (gnome-settings-daemon:1398): GLib-CRITICAL **: g_propagate_error: assertion `src != NULL' failed
 (polkit-gnome-authentication-agent-1:1445): GLib-CRITICAL **: g_once_init_leave: assertion `initialization_value != 0' failed
 (nautilus:1431): Eel-CRITICAL **: eel_preferences_get_boolean: assertion `preferences_is_initialized ()' failed
 (gnome-panel:1411): Gtk-WARNING **: gtk_widget_size_allocate(): attempt to allocate widget with width -1 and height 24

Rocko (rockorequin) wrote :
affects: upstart (Ubuntu) → ubuntu
Brian Murray (brian-murray) wrote :

Thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. This particular bug has already been reported and is a duplicate of bug 444235, so it is being marked as such. Please look at the other bug report to see if there is any missing information that you can provide, or to see if there is a workaround for the bug. Additionally, any further discussion regarding the bug should occur in the other report. Please continue to report any other bugs you may find.

affects: ubuntu → linux (Ubuntu)
Changed in linux (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
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