I have a system that is un-usable because I keep getting logs every second from the kernel. The system can actually start up and in the little spaces between the messages I can actually log in. But the kernel just keeps throwing this message every second on the screen(all the terminals). I want to know if there's a way to stop kernel from spewing these messages or at least redirect them somewhere else.
migrated from stackoverflow.com Oct 15 '10 at 21:20
Your kernel should not spit critical messages every seconds. So the first thing to do is to fix your kernel or your hardware. However, if you persist in this way You can choose the level of message that will be displayed using
Higher level, means higher verbosity. The default is 4, and the levels are defined as follows :
This is not really a programming question however, maybe it is more suited on another site.