[lug] console messages
John.Hernandez at noaa.gov
Mon Jun 9 14:32:47 MDT 2003
On Monday 09 June 2003 14:18, George Sexton wrote:
> How do you disable console messages?
> I.E. if iptables is logging stuff how do disable those messages so that my
> interactive console is not filled with reject messages.
> I tried "mesg n" but that didn't seem to help.
It should be configurable from /etc/syslog.conf. Remove the /dev/console
action from the appropriate line, and that should do it. I have commented
out this line on a RH system:
# Log all kernel messages to the console.
# Logging much else clutters up the screen.
Restart (or SIGHUP) syslogd when you're done.
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