Re: My screen is unreadable because full of messages from brltty
Jean-Philippe MENGUAL, le Sun 06 Jun 2010 18:15:18 +0200, a écrit :
> > > So far my logs were full of messages such as:
> > > brltty: input byte missing at offset 2 brltty: input byte
> > > missing at offset 1 brltty: input byte missing at offset 1
> > This looks like a driver issue. You can reduce the level of log details
> > by adding
> > log-level error
> I tried. Same problem
./Programs/io_misc.c: LogPrint(LOG_WARNING, "input byte missing at offset %d", (int)* offset);
so setting the error level to error should be enough to get it not
printed. Again, posting on firstname.lastname@example.org will probably have more
> > in your brltty.conf. Did you try the 4.2 release?
> > > I precise that this bug only appears on a 32bits system, on amd64 only
> > > messages appear in log (it's a problem, but less critical).
> > I believe it's just a matter of differing syslog configuration.
> Ok you give a very important answer: indeed, on 32bits, as on amd64, I changed
> sysklogd to rsyslog. It's probably the reason.
> But 2 questions so: how can I configure rsyslog not to display these
> messages (or at least on stdout);
I have no idea, did you check its documentation?
> I tried 4.2, same problem. It's due mainly to rsyslog so.
Well, yes and no: the actual bug is that brltty expects more data from
the device. That's where email@example.com or Olivier really should get
in the loop to fix that. The fact that rsyslog writes it out is an