[CentOS] how to debug hardware lockups?

Matthew Kent matt at bravenet.com
Tue Nov 18 23:09:55 UTC 2008

On Sat, 2008-11-15 at 21:59 +0200, Rudi Ahlers wrote:
> That machine doesn't have a serial port (why do vendors think serial
> ports are obsolete????), so is there any other way to send to logs to
> a different machine then?

You can send it to another machines syslogd with netconsole. Checkout

initscripts               /etc/rc.d/init.d/netconsole
initscripts               /etc/sysconfig/netconsole

kernel-doc                /usr/share/doc/kernel-doc-2.6.18/Documentation/networking/netconsole.txt

Good luck!
Matthew Kent \ SA \ bravenet.com

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