[CentOS] Changing the centos name on boot

Tue Nov 3 04:47:31 UTC 2015
John R Pierce <pierce at hogranch.com>

On 11/2/2015 8:35 PM, Ramaseshan S wrote:
> I am kinda getting a tweaked distrubution with CentOS, So this is kinda
> rebranding. I am not trying to change the hostname, trying to change the
> System OS name in the on boot screen.
> I have changed the grub configuration file and it reflects in the Boot OS
> selection screen, login screen. But only in the on boot screen does it not
> reflect. My search led me to something called plymouth, and the text (tri
> colour) theme is loaded. Trying to still meddle with it. But with no luck.

there are various bitmap image files used for the boot screen, the gnome 
login screen, and so forth.   to change the branding, you'd need to 
recreate all these.

john r pierce, recycling bits in santa cruz