[arch-general] Kernel verbosity

martin kalcher martin.kalcher at googlemail.com
Wed Jul 18 11:02:24 EDT 2012

Am 18.07.2012 16:02, schrieb Sudaraka Wijesinghe:
> Hi Everyone,
> I'm playing with a custom kernel just for the fun of it, Everything
> works fine except it's very noisy when it boots. I'm using the same
> loglevel (4) as the default kernel that is in the Arch repo. And I have
> turned off many debug options under kernel hacking section.
> It does quiet down when I add the "quiet" parameter to the kernel
> command line.
> What I was wondering is how the Arch kernel is keeping it quiet without
> using the command line parameter (quiet), is it using a patch for that
> or something?
> Thanks,
> P.s.
> Messages I get are hardware probing, state changes and file system
> mount, etc.

Do you use systemd? Have a look here:


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