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    Subject[PATCH] document "nc" in addition to "netcat" in netconsole.txt
    It always annoyed me that the netconsole documentation didn't give me the
    correct command for my distro. Update it with a command line that actually
    works on my Fedora install.

    Signed-off-by: Jesse Barnes <>

    Jesse Barnes, Intel Open Source Technology Center

    diff --git a/Documentation/networking/netconsole.txt b/Documentation/networking/netconsole.txt
    index 3c2f2b3..8d02207 100644
    --- a/Documentation/networking/netconsole.txt
    +++ b/Documentation/networking/netconsole.txt
    @@ -51,7 +51,8 @@ Built-in netconsole starts immediately after the TCP stack is
    initialized and attempts to bring up the supplied dev at the supplied

    -The remote host can run either 'netcat -u -l -p <port>' or syslogd.
    +The remote host can run either 'netcat -u -l -p <port>',
    +'nc -l -u <port>' or syslogd.

    Dynamic reconfiguration:

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