Re: On the topic of noisy drivers...

Andrew E. Mileski (
Tue, 7 May 1996 16:02:21 -0400 (EDT)

> If we're going to consider decreasing the bootup verbosity, this should be a
> kernel configuration option.

How about something obvious like a boot prompt 'verbose'?

It would be up to the kernel hacker to decide what amount
of messages constitutes 'verbose'.

In the case of my kernel debugging code, 'spew' would be more
appropriate :-)

Andrew E. Mileski
Linux Plug-and-Play Project

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