No kernel messages displayed during boot

Jeremy Chadwick koitsu at
Sun Nov 18 11:37:33 PST 2007

On Sun, Nov 18, 2007 at 08:01:59PM +0100, Dmitry Karasik wrote:
> I've re-run 'make installworld' and 'make installkernel' (as I had leftovers
> from recent buildworld), - didn't help. I've tried to power down the machine
> (suspecied video card trouble), I've resetted BIOS, I've even disabled com port
> in BIOS (because the behavior looks like booting on serial console) -- nothing,
> absolutely nothing changes it.

conscontrol(8) might help here ("conscontrol list").  Also worth looking
at is sysctl kern.console.

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