Talk:Silent boot

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Remove console cursor blinking

The console cursor at boot keeps blinking if you follow these intstructions. This can be solved by passing vt.global_cursor_default=0 to the kernel (source).

--Farsil (talk) 08:50, 23 September 2016 (UTC)

Retaining fsck output

Is there any way to retain the output, to keep a record or a log if fsck does in fact do something drastic? Ordinarily one would > or >> to a file, but are not all filesystems as yet unmounted at this point? quequotion (talk) 15:22, 21 August 2017 (UTC)

You can disable clearing of the console before the login prompt, see getty#Have_boot_messages_stay_on_tty1. -- Lahwaacz (talk) 16:02, 21 August 2017 (UTC)