printk and kernel log
wkevils at gmail.com
Tue Jun 25 05:04:08 EDT 2013
You are right, thanks!
disabling CONFIG_PRINTK_TIME prevented this timestamps.
I believe they should have provide some sysfs entry for this, sorry
they did not do so
On Tue, Jun 25, 2013 at 10:05 AM, Mulyadi Santosa
<mulyadi.santosa at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Jun 24, 2013 at 4:49 PM, Kevin Wilson <wkevils at gmail.com> wrote:
>> When I add printk messages, and then try
>> to read /var/log/messages,
>> I see this:
>> Jun 24 03:43:06 localhost kernel: [ 1858.148661] in my_func1
>> Jun 24 03:44:03 localhost kernel: [ 1915.150953] in my_func2
>> What are the numbers is square brackets ? like [ 1858.148661]
>> or [ 1915.150953] ?
> IIRC, they are jiffies a.k.a timer clock. It is incremented every 1/HZ
> second. Major distros usually use HZ=1000 these days.
> Looking at kernel config, I believe this parameter is the one that
> toggle that timestamp:
> So changing it to N and recompile the kernel should get rid of it.
> Mulyadi Santosa
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