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Re: Is it possible to scroll back and see bootup messages on console?

Thus spake Stan Brown (stanb@awod.com):
> 	In FreeBSD, you can hit the {Scroll Lock} button and scroll back on the
> 	console using {Page Up and {Page Donw} keys.
> 	Is there anything similar in Debian?

as mentioned before... I think the shift page up/down combo
works... but if it's just bootup messages you're looking for you can
type 'dmesg' at the prompt and it will spit out all the kernel bootup
stuff. HTH


   Adam Lazur - Computer Engineering Undergrad - Lehigh University
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