Question on quieting kernel boot

Rob MacGregor rob_macgregor at
Wed Jan 14 23:02:03 PST 2004

>From: Sheldon Hearn <sheldonh at>
>I think the problem is that one person's cruft is another person's
>useful info.
>The general solution to the problem you've pointed out is
>facility/priority logging, a'la syslog.  A kernel implementation
>probably represents a lot of work.

And what's cruft one day may be useful another (when something stops 

That's why want I'm looking for is options, rather than changing the 
default.  However I hadn't considered a kernel level syslog type facility as 
a solution.  While a lot of work it probably is the best approach.

Ok, I'll go away and put my thinking hat on.


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