[CentOS] Running on 8G CF card

John R Pierce pierce at hogranch.com
Tue Dec 9 23:03:12 UTC 2008


William L. Maltby wrote:
> On Tue, 2008-12-09 at 14:07 -0800, John R Pierce wrote:
>   
>> Rick wrote:
>> <snip>
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>
>   
>> dmesg isn't a file, its a program thats dumping the kernel message 
>> buffer.   how do you live 'tail' it?
>>     
>
> # dmesg|tail -f
> usb 1-3: USB disconnect, address 2
> agpgart: Found an AGP 3.5 compliant device at 0000:00:00.0.
> agpgart: Putting AGP V3 device at 0000:00:00.0 into 8x mode
> agpgart: Putting AGP V3 device at 0000:01:00.0 into 8x mode
> agpgart: Found an AGP 3.5 compliant device at 0000:00:00.0.
> agpgart: Putting AGP V3 device at 0000:00:00.0 into 8x mode
> agpgart: Putting AGP V3 device at 0000:01:00.0 into 8x mode
> agpgart: Found an AGP 3.5 compliant device at 0000:00:00.0.
> agpgart: Putting AGP V3 device at 0000:00:00.0 into 8x mode
> agpgart: Putting AGP V3 device at 0000:01:00.0 into 8x mode
>   

when I do that it lists the usual 10 lines from tail, then exits, -f or not.




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