Verbose shutdown

(=?utf-8?q?=60=60-=5F-=C2=B4=C2=B4?=) -- Fernando ubuntu at
Sat Feb 16 23:21:01 UTC 2008

On Saturday 16 February 2008 13:55:05 Noiano wrote:
> Hi everybody
> when I start a shutdown sequence I only get a red line saying "The
> system is being shut down" or similar. With version 6.06 I used to
> get message such as
> "terminating process x"
> "sending kill signal to all processes"
> How do I make the shutdown sequence verbose as in the past?
> Thanks

Just add "verbose" to the kernel line and make it like this:
kernel		/vmlinuz-2.6.24-8-generic root=UUID=d74052aa-50ed-4aea-9fbe-0a510b003684 ro usbcore.autosuspend=1 verbose splash vga=0x0360

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