[CentOS] plymouth themes problem

Thu May 18 13:00:14 UTC 2017
Liam O'Toole <liam.p.otoole at gmail.com>

On 2017-05-15, Fred Smith
<fredex at fcshome.stoneham.ma.us> wrote:
> Hi all!
> I was playing with plymouth themes on a c7 box. I found a page on
> redhat, in their rhel7 documentation that describes how to change to a
> different plymouth screen:
> plymouth-set-default-theme --list to find out what themes are
> installed.
> then I installed the remaining bunch the yum had available.
> so then installing one by doing
> plymouth-set-default-theme <theme name> dracut -f
> as documented on the aforementioned page, followed by a reboot
> produces NO plymouth splash screen. not even if I revert to the system
> default theme (the "charge" theme).
> Anybody know what I'm overlooking here?
> thanks!
> Fred

Do you have "rhgb quiet" on the kernel command line? If not, they can be
added in /etc/default/grub.