Re: How do I suppress dpms mode setting messages on text console?
On Sun, 04 Mar 2012 12:16:09 -0500, Stephen Powell wrote:
> I am using Debian wheezy i386 with an Nvidia video card and the default
> nouveau driver. Everytime I switch back and forth between the X console
> (tty7) and a text console (such as tty1), tty1 gets spammed with
> messages like this:
> [drm] nouveau 0000:01:00.0: Setting dpms mode 3 on vga encoder (output> 0)
> [drm] nouveau 0000:01:00.0: Setting dpms mode 0 on vga encoder (output 0)
> [drm] nouveau 0000:01:00.0: Output VGA-1 is running on CRTC 0 using output A
> I tried searching the internet, but I didn't find anything useful. Is
> there a way to suppress these messages without suppressing true error
> messages? Maybe there's a module option that I can set in
> /etc/modprobe.d/local.conf, or something along those lines? Any help
> will be appreciated.
A similar concern was raised on this thread of Gentoo forums:
nouveau drm mode switch messages
Maybe you can find something of interest there :-?