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SubjectRe: increased verbosity in dmesg
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On Saturday 16 August 2003 07:02, Felipe Alfaro Solana wrote:
>On Sat, 2003-08-16 at 10:38, Gene Heskett wrote:
>> I understand this 'ring' buffer has been expanded to about 16k but
>> that was way back in 2.1 days when that occured according to the
>> Documentation.
>
>In 2.6.0-test, the ring bugger size is configurable. Just look for
>CONFIG_LOG_BUF_SHIFT. The kernel ring size will be
>2^CONFIG_LOG_BUF_SHIFT bytes, so for a CONFIG_LOG_BUF_SHIFT of 14,
>you'll 2^14 or 16 KBytes.

Which says that a setting of 15 would get 32k then.
I take it this (for an i386 system) is the correct file to edit?

kernel/ikconfig.h:CONFIG_LOG_BUF_SHIFT=14 \n\
Mmmm, that says do not edit, auto-generated, so how about this one?

include/config/log/buf/shift.h

which contains only that single line. Its now 15 & we'll see.

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