I was, to say the least, honored when I discovered that the Xubuntu artteam would include my fourth x-splash suggestion. The animation that looks like fireflies or sparkles, has been tweak a bit to match the colors of Xubuntu has now landed as the x-splash throbber in Xubuntu 9.10!
Cody Somerville took this with his Android phone:
Xubuntu 9.10 booting.
Besides the x-splash I must say Xubuntu 9.10 with it's Albatross theme is looking AWESOME!Check it out...