Subject: Re: Adding bootverbose
To: =?X-UNKNOWN?Q?Jarom=EDr_Dole=E8ek?= <>
From: Matthew Jacob <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 07/06/2000 02:43:09
> BTW,
> do people have some strong objections against adding boot verbose
> flag ? Would make porting FreeBSD code little bit easier and
> generally seems like good idea - could enable to compile with
> all the debugging messages compiled in, yet still print all the
> stuff only when needed.

I find it useful- there is also the same thing under Solaris.
The idea here is to reduce the noise (a good thing) but have
the diagnostic tools available (w/o a recompile) to write
down messages that can go into mail or into a PR.