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SubjectRe: increased verbosity in dmesg
On Sat, 2003-08-16 at 17:36, Gene Heskett wrote:
> >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?

Yes, a value of 15 means 32KB. However, I don't recommend you setting
this value too high.

> 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.

No, no, you'll need to edit the ".config" file to reflect the changes.

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