Re: Where to view bootup info ? dmesg ??
On Wed, 4 Dec 2002 18:33:52 -0900
Andy <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> >Andy initially wrote:
> >So I did this command: grep -r cardmgr /var/log |less
> >and can't find that message that scrolls by on bootup.
> >Then dave mallery wrote:
> > less /var/log/dmesg
> It is not in there. I just checked again for the umpteeth time.
> Allow me to ask an even more basic question please:
> Is EVERY single message/text that scrolls by during boot up logged
> into /var/log/dmesg ???
> If so ... then I am seeing things....
AFAIK everything should be present in /var/log/messages
(kernel messages at least)