Re: What Priority?

Bryn Paul Arnold Jones (
Tue, 30 Apr 1996 21:21:48 +0100 (BST)

On Mon, 29 Apr 1996, Andrew E. Mileski wrote:

> What priority should kernel messages that appear _only_ at
> boot be? KERN_NOTICE or KERN_INFO (or something else)?
> I'd like these messages to appear (instead of being swallowed
> by klogd).
> I understand that miscellaneous messages after boot should be
> KERN_INFO, unless a core meltdown is imminent :-)

Hmm, I don't think you can make them go away, as all messages are going
to get to the console before you start syslogd/klogd, and by the time you
do get to starting them (everything after init actually), it's just
processes echoing to the console anyway. Problem solved (well killed


PGP key pass phrase forgotten,   \ Overload -- core meltdown sequence 
again :(                          |            initiated.
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                                |  blank, apart from this text ;-)