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saavik 07-01-2002 01:44 AM

what does messages suppressed in /var/log/messages mean
Jul 1 07:18:55 linux kernel: NET: 7 messages suppressed.
what does that mean?

pickledbeans 07-02-2002 10:59 AM

I could mean that the messages was repeated seven time
and there only showing the seventh?

What's the message above it say

wshackle 05-07-2008 02:31 PM

I think that there were too many messages sent during the same period of time (regardless of whether they were identical or not.) One of the following commands might disable the printk_ratelimit and let you see the messages.

sudo /sbin/sysctl -w kernel.printk_ratelimit=0

sudo /sbin/sysctl -w net.core.message_cost=0

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