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Old 11-06-2001, 01:41 AM   #1
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Boot process messages: Where to find?

During the boot process, the success/failure message go by so fast, i am
unable to read all of them. Does anyone know if they get stored into
some sort of a log file?
Old 11-06-2001, 03:32 AM   #2
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There's aways "dmesg"

Do a "dmesg | less" to be able to scroll up or down through them.

"q" quits.

Old 11-06-2001, 06:41 PM   #3
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There is also often useful info in /var/log/messages.


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