[Testers wanted] /dev/console cleanups
koitsu at freebsd.org
Thu Nov 20 02:06:03 PST 2008
On Thu, Nov 20, 2008 at 10:53:07AM +0100, Dag-Erling Smørgrav wrote:
> Jeremy Chadwick <koitsu at freebsd.org> writes:
> > Peter Jeremy <peterjeremy at optushome.com.au> writes:
> > > This is deliberate. If the system panics, stuff that was in the
> > > message buffer (and might not be on disk) can be read when the
> > > system reboots. If there is no crashdump, this might be the only
> > > record of what happened.
> > That doesn't sound deliberate at all -- it sounds like a quirk that
> > people (you?) are relying on.
> No, it is deliberate. Just because you don't like it doesn't mean we're
I said nothing about liking/disliking it, nor did I namecall or
Thanks for being a complete prick, des. Jesus christ...
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