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rick at hugin.imat.com
Mon Nov 30 19:15:44 PST 1998
Quoting Rafael Skodlar (raffi at kset.com):
> I won't go into details on log messages others have pointed out, however,
> I managed to troubleshot one problem with editing rc.local and other
> bootup scripts. A line with "sleep 60" gave me enough time to read or
> write down the message from the screen. That's useful because the system
> does not (!) write everything into messages and dmesg logs during boot.
To acquire complete boot-up information just after boot, one can
use shift-PageUp in a console session.
Cheers, (The cynics among us might say: "We laugh,
Rick Moen monkeyboys -- Linux IS the mainstream UNIX now!
rick (at) hugin.imat.com MuaHaHaHa!" but that would be rude. -- Jim Dennis
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