[CentOS] What keeps logging to my console?

Sorin Srbu sorin.srbu at orgfarm.uu.se
Mon Oct 20 15:00:37 UTC 2008

Michael H. Warfield <> scribbled on Monday, October 20, 2008 4:23 PM:

>>> 	setterm --msg off
>> Is it possible to get rid of the iptables messages on the console as well,
>> with the above tweak, or is it specifically and only for the kernel?
> 	iptables is in the kernel.
> 	AFAIK, it's either via syslog or via printk.  If you've shut them both
> down, it should be gone.

>From what I found with google it didn't help if you turn it off with syslog, so 
I'd assume the setterm-thingie should help.


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