ATA still broken, but now differently

Steve Ames steve at
Mon Jan 19 08:17:25 PST 2004

On Mon, Jan 19, 2004 at 09:04:54AM -0600, Kirk Strauser wrote:
> At 2004-01-19T10:01:27Z, Ion-Mihai Tetcu <itetcu at> writes:
> >> Out of curiosity, how do I do that when the verbose boot log exceeds the
> >> length of the message buffer?  Below are the entire contents of
> >> dmesg.boot.
> > /var/log/messages ?
> Nope.  Seems as though syslog only records the contents of the kernel
> message buffer; its entries appear to be identical to /var/run/dmesg.boot.

Add to your kernel:

# Size of the kernel message buffer.  Should be N * pagesize.
options         MSGBUF_SIZE=122880


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