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Disable Graphical Startup

I generally prefer to disable the graphical splash screen at startup so I can see the console messages as the system boots – not very pretty, but if there is a problem you should see an error message. Advertisements

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Enable verbose startup messages in Debian 8.0 (Jessie)

By default Debain no longer displays the any output while the system is booting, however it can be quite useful to see what is going on particularly when trying to debug a system that isn’t behaving.

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