Increasing the DMESG buffer....

Daniel O'Connor doconnor at
Thu Nov 22 05:10:23 UTC 2012

On 22/11/2012, at 14:46, Ian Smith <smithi at> wrote:
> Dumping all nodes and channels is incredibly useful for folks needing to 
> rewire something to get various jacks working and such, but I'd argue is 
> way overkill for a 'normal' verbose boot.  See acpi(4) for examples of 
> selectively logging ACPI_DEBUG components with debug.acpi.{layer,level} 
> and be very glad all of that doesn't appear in every verbose boot ..

Wouldn't it be better to expose that stuff via a sysctl directly (ie the sysctl holds the actual data)>

Daniel O'Connor software and network engineer
for Genesis Software -
"The nice thing about standards is that there
are so many of them to choose from."
  -- Andrew Tanenbaum
GPG Fingerprint - 5596 B766 97C0 0E94 4347 295E E593 DC20 7B3F CE8C

More information about the freebsd-stable mailing list