#12084 LOW 4-softw: Boot ugliness w. os17 on XO-4

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#12084: Boot ugliness w. os17 on XO-4
 Reporter:  wad          |                 Owner:  dsd                              
     Type:  defect       |                Status:  new                              
 Priority:  low          |             Milestone:  4-software                       
Component:  initscripts  |               Version:  Development build as of this date
 Keywords:               |           Next_action:  diagnose                         
 Verified:  0            |   Deployment_affected:                                   
Blockedby:               |              Blocking:                                   
 When booting an XO-4 A2 laptop, running OS17 and OFW Q7A11, I saw some
 ugliness in pretty boot.  OFW froze the screen, and transferred to Linux
 fine.  The kernel did it's little dancing dot boot animation fine.   Then
 it cleared the screen to white.

 At this point, two lines of console text were drawn on the screen (in the

 Once X started up, it erased the screen with its stipple pattern and boot
 proceeded normally.

Ticket URL: <http://dev.laptop.org/ticket/12084>
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