I'm having this problem too. I've tried including the nvidiafb module into the initramfs. I've tried modifying the source code (Getting rid of that ugly green box helped a bit). Neither work.
- Sep 30 2009
I compiled the dark-ubuntu for Ibex and used startupmanager for my widescreen laptop. It works fine except the image is too wide and tall for the screen. The text for decrypting the drive is at the very bottom of the screen.
- Mar 29 2009