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Anybody know the best way to write/read/commit/document/upload errors in the kernel log in Ubuntu 10.04?

Are there a tool suitable for this type of job in the UBuntu Software repositories?

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I guess you can also use gnome's application:

System -> Administration -> Log File Viewer

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Nice, I missed that! +1 –  Stefano Palazzo Dec 1 '10 at 9:36
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For those with server/no monitor access you can access the logs using tail

tail -f /var/log/kern.log
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There is a nice graphical viewer for the kernel logs by the people at KDE.

KSystemLog

KSystemLog Screenshot

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