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Howto Change Plymouth themes (initial splash screen) in Ubuntu 10.04

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http://ubuntuguide.net – Plymouth splash screen is the initial splash screen at boot-up.Ubuntu 10.04 uses Plymouth instead of xsplash to manage the fancy boot graphics.If you want something different,you can try following method to change the default Plymouth splash screen. First,you can run this in terminal (or search “plymouth-theme” in System->Administration->Synaptic Package Manager) to see available themes in the default repository: apt-cache search plymouth-theme Then,choose your favorite theme and use this command to install (here I choose the plymouth-theme-ubun (HowTos)