Missing boot grub theme

Helo’after last update i have this ,how to fix it


Since last release we removed the EndeavourOS grub theme package, but there is the link to it still present in your grub config:

edit the grub config (as admin/root)
sudo nano /etc/default/grub
and set another theme background or none in this part:
GRUB_THEME=/boot/grub/themes/EndeavourOS/theme.txt needs to get removed or commented:

the current release uses this method (only setting a colored background image)

# Uncomment one of them for the gfx desired, a image background or a gfxtheme
GRUB_BACKGROUND: "/usr/share/endeavouros/splash.png"

if you want another background image used make sure it is not a path to your users home :wink: as it must be readable by grub …

save the file* and rebuild the grub.cfg:
sudo grub-mkconfig -o /boot/grub/grub.cfg

* keycombination Ctrl+X

sudo /etc/deafult/grub
[sudo] password for yuli: 
sudo: /etc/deafult/grub: command not found

That is a typo. It should be:

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Apart from correcting the mentioned typo, you need to use a text editor to open and edit the file:

sudo nano /etc/default/grub
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i will have a coffee before my next post :coffee:

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with this comand i open the text editor and have this line

# Uncomment one of them for the gfx desired, a image background or a gfxtheme

but i don’t know how to edit , or remove it , please can you help how to

The original grub boot theme package was removed and replace with something else. Not sure f you have that splash screen on your system.

Edit: Mine is pointed to


Edit: Using nano you just edit the file and then save it.

ctrl + o then enter to save
ctrl + x to exit nano

Then you have to run the update grub command.

sudo grub-mkconfig -o /boot/grub/grub.cfg

First make sure you have the splash screen file in /usr/share/endeavouros/splash.png

You just need to remove this line, you can move the cursor with the left, right, up and down keys, use del or backspace keys to delete characters. Ctrl +x to quit.

type in the terminal:

cd /usr/share/endeavouros/

then ls

the output shows this:

backgrounds           EndeavourOS-icon.png  EndeavourOS-logo.png  endeavouros.svg  splash.png
endeavouros-icon.png  endeavouros-logo.png  endeavouros.png       scripts

splash.png must be included in it!

nano is a simple editor … we do recommend such not screwing things up when running GUI apps as root…
It is basically arch and you need to get some diving into terminal usage.

You can also use GUI editor as root if it is really to complicated for you… at least for xed it is working without high risk:
sudo xed /etc/default/grub will open the file in a GUI editor if xed is installed (xfce4 EndeavourOS p.e.)

i remove this line and safe the edited file, but when i restart my laptop have same problem ,nothing change

You need to run

sudo grub-mkconfig -o /boot/grub/grub.cfg

As @Balder posted check if you have the splash file.

cd /usr/share/endeavouros/



See if you have the file. Then go back and edit the file and run the grub update command after saving it as i had posted in #8

finally sort it , thank you very much to everyone for attention and help :beer: :beer: :beer:


Have you got your Grub on?? Way to go! :wink:

I have seen that you also rolled back the theme in your repo:

I really liked the theme. Do I have to make local backup now and maintain it for myself if I want to keep it?

is the archive… including PKGBUILD

Yes as we are only a small team we do not keep maintaining stuff we do not need to for the install process…

Perfect! I’ll keep it. Thank you very much. :slightly_smiling_face:

when restart the laptop just count few seconds before start the OS or ask to press any button,just no have this error from the first place