[linux-elitists] netconsole module - kernel dmesg-over-network logging

Greg KH greg@kroah.com
Thu Dec 11 19:54:38 PST 2008


On Thu, Dec 11, 2008 at 05:13:49PM -0800, Don Marti wrote:
> begin Karsten M. Self quotation of Thu, Dec 11, 2008 at 02:38:22PM -0800:
> 
> > For testing, you want to generate some kernel activity.
> ....
> > I'm open to other suggestions.
> 
> A module that just does a printk and then refuses
> to be inserted?  Insmod it every time you want a
> test line.

Heh, Alt-sysrq-T is much nicer than having to insert kernel code.  Or
one of the other sysrq keys if you just want the kernel to output a line
of text.

thanks,

greg k-h


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