Improve GRUB to display fewer messages by default

Registered by Matt Zimmerman on 2006-06-08

GRUB displays too many arcane messages which are not useful to an average user, and can be confusing or even alarming. It should be quieter unless recovery mode is selected.

Blueprint information

Status:
Complete
Approver:
Matt Zimmerman
Priority:
High
Drafter:
Michael Vogt
Direction:
Needs approval
Assignee:
Chuck Short
Definition:
Approved
Series goal:
Accepted for edgy
Implementation:
Implemented
Milestone target:
None
Started by
Matt Zimmerman on 2006-08-16
Completed by
Chuck Short on 2006-10-10

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2006-06-22 17:59 jbailey - I'd like to see the implementation plan actually written down. What should be done in what order?
2006-06-22: 18:32 mvo: addressed jbaileys points
2006-06-22 18:57 jbailey - Thanks!
2006-07-07 19:58 patch updated, started testing.
2006-07-08 19:20 Uploaded in -11ubuntu2, patch worked well on my computer at least.
2006-07-09 mdz: Revised in -11ubuntu3 and -11ubuntu4, should be safer now
2006-10-09: no complaints heard so far.

mdz: approved, 2006-06-22

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