help needed to enable boot.log in Hardy Heron
ovitorio at hotmail.com
Tue Jun 24 04:15:41 UTC 2008
"Jeremy Huntwork" <jhuntwork at lightcubesolutions.com> wrote in message
news:299E3D0B-FBFD-448F-9825-32E66B31CCC1 at lightcubesolutions.com...
> On Jun 23, 2008, at 10:31 PM, Vitorio Okio wrote:
>> I certainly did but without any luck. The messages I need are
>> pre-syslog messages. I tried to enable "verbose" in rcS, and of
>> course it did not help either.
>> The only way for me to get the messages is to log the actual
>> output that is shown upon boot.
> It seems that you're trying to get the output of the bootscripts,
> correct? dmesg will give you all the output of the kernel, but it
> won't give you the output of the bootscripts. (from 'man dmesg':
> "dmesg - print or control the kernel ring buffer")
Correct, I am trying to get the output of the bootscripts.
> Without using bootlogd (which from googling appears to be currently
> broken, which is why it wasn't included), the only other thing I can
> currently think of is to manually modify the bootscript functions to
> tee output to a file of your choice.
If I would know which of the scripts is currently responsible for this
output I could try to do it, but I do not. Though I'll try to figure
it out tomorrow.
> If I have time and can sort this out, I'll let you know...
This would be in great help.
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