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Old 01-30-2009, 12:34 AM   #1
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Question How to print a message from kernel module to terminal console or tty console

Hi friends,

I am newbie to Linux. I have written a small kernel module. In the module, I am just printing few string. the module is working fine. But the string are getting printing in /var/log/message file. I want to print the kernel module message on the terminal console instead of /var/log/message.

Can anybody guide me on this?
Old 01-31-2009, 09:28 AM   #2
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I think 2 is Standard Error and 1 is Standard out or terminal. You might be able to output message like 2>&1
Old 02-27-2009, 09:10 AM   #3
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@jstephens84 : hello sir... i am also facing the same prob... but i couldnt understand ur solution... can u pls be more clear???


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