Automatically fix broken Plymouth screen after NVidia driver update

Automatically fix broken Plymouth screen after NVidia driver update

If you are running Fedora Linux on your PC with an Nvidia GPU, you likely use the akmod-nvidia package from rpmfusion. After each kernel update akmod will automatically rebuild the nvidia kernel module at the next boot. But what it does not do is to update the initramfs after compiling the kernel module. The result is an ugly distorted splash screen during the first boot phase.

My Experiences Upgrading to Fedora 30

My Experiences Upgrading to Fedora 30

I am running a laptop, a desktop and a home server on Fedora Linux. This week I upgraded all machines from Fedora 29 to Fedora 30. The upgrades were quite uneventful. Here is what I learned.