simple boot using the following boot parameter:
The kernel will then boot in text mode instead of the frame buffer. Simply put this above into the "append=" line in /etc/lilo.conf and rerun lilo.
First, you need the following packages installed:
Second, make sure the following is enabled in /usr/src/linux/.config
Console drivers | +->Frame-buffer support | +->[*] Use splash screen instead of boot logo
Finally, you'll need to enable the splash screen with mk_initrd and lilo (where -s represents the desired resolution):
mk_initrd -k "vmlinuz vmlinuz.suse" -i "initrd initrd.suse" -s 1024x768
add the following line to your /etc/lilo.conf
Then, reboot and enjoy the purty pictures.