Subject: Re: dmesg output
To: Curt Sampson <>
From: Andrew Brown <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/23/1997 11:52:14
> From: Curt Sampson
>>On Tue, 22 Apr 1997, Andrew Brown wrote:
>> then i looked at dmesg still seems to have a bunch of
>> stuff from the last time the machine was booted.  including the
>> panic message.
>> where does it save it?
>In a 4K buffer at the top of memory. If that doesn't get overwritten
>by a power-cycle or memory tests or something like that, it will
>be preserved across boots.!  but what happened to syslogd?  why did it lose?

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