dmesg not working on new system
chris at chrismaness.com
Mon Jun 5 18:59:44 PDT 2006
Reko Turja wrote:
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Chris Maness" <chris at chrismaness.com>
>> Yes, it does, but why would it not show anything without the flag
>> right after a reboot? Wierd. I almost suspect hard drive issues.
> I got the exactly same happen to me with 6.1-RELEASE updated just
> after 6.1 was released. Didn't think about the weirdness really until
> now seeing your messages. The symptoms were exactly the same,
> /var/dmesg file was empty right after the boot and of course dmesg
> command didn't print the booting messages either.
> Things seems to be normalized for me with 6.1-STABLE from yesterday,
> but haven't booted since buildworld process after which I got proper
> dmesg output.
Well, that makes me feel better. I thought my hardrive (old as hek) was
going bad. This is my slave name server so I'm not too terribly concerned.
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