fsck error messages don't get logged?

Lowell Gilbert freebsd-questions-local at be-well.ilk.org
Sun Nov 23 15:03:00 PST 2003

Herculano de Lima Einloft Neto <hlen at ig.com.br> writes:

>     I just had a crash, and upon reboot fsck displayed these gnarly
> errors that went by too quick for me to read, my different display
> lines settings loading on the console making it worse. So I thought,
> allright, just dmesg. Nothing about the errors there. /var/log/messages?
> nothing either. Don't these messages get logged anywhere? This is all
> I get..

They're usually interactive.

> (..)
> Nov 23 12:34:29 localhost kernel: Mounting root from ufs:/dev/ad0s4a
> Nov 23 12:34:29 localhost kernel: WARNING: / was not properly dismounted
> Nov 23 12:34:29 localhost kernel: ipfw2 initialized, divert disabled,
> rule-based forwarding enabled, default to deny, logging disabled
> (..)
> Thanks in advance for any help,

You can't scroll the window back to the messages?

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