‘Kernel’ Archive

Introducing klogripper, a union of dmesg and tail -f 2010-12-16 3 Comments

Hello! I have written a small tool klogripper to continuously extract the log from the Kernel’s ring buffer, something dmesg does not seem to be able to do. Building klogripper is trivial: git clone https://github.com/hartwork/klogripper.git cd klogripper make On the implementation: As calls to klogctl(SYSLOG_ACTION_SIZE_UNREAD, …) always returned 0 here (-1 without root permissions), I […]