And now, for something totally gimmicky…

…I just changed TOSP’s boot screen, which I was getting tired of, for something a bit more graphical:

TOSP's new bootscreen

For reference, it was like this before:

kmain result in bochs

Aside from looking a bit more serious and pretty (IMO), this new boot screen wastes less screen estate than the centered text which was in use before. As a result, extra kernel output can be displayed without having to scale up the debugging window.

For those who would want a higher-resolution render of that logo, here goes:


The font used here is just a stylized version of handwriting, which I drew on paper and digitized with GIMP on a tired day.


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