[svlug] Boot record
Karsten M. Self
kmself at ix.netcom.com
Sat Aug 18 14:41:02 PDT 2001
on Sat, Aug 18, 2001 at 04:52:00PM -0400, Estelle Baer (etbaer at pol.net) wrote:
> When SuSE 7.2 boots, three or four pages (of commands?)
> flash by on the screen, too fast to be read. Is there a
> way to pause the output, say a page at a time?
You can review most (though not all) of this output with the 'dmesg'
command, which displays the kernel ring message buffer. This is
replaced over time with more output, the boot-time buffer is in
There is some output, mostly associate with module loading, that's not
logged. There has been some discussion of ways to capture this data to
screen, but I don't know the current status of this.
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