fxp damages dmesg?
kudzu at tenebras.com
Fri Sep 12 15:48:03 PDT 2003
Sergei Vyshenski wrote:
> dmesg reports usual text only a few seconds after reboot.
> Later it displays a single line with a fragment of ipfw log, e.g.
> 167 184.108.40.206 in via fxp0
This is fairly normal -- the system message buffer contents aren't
static. On a system with a long uptime, you might see nothing
but arp messages, or core dump messages, etc.
That's why /var/run/dmesg.boot exists.
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