Bug#672361: bootlogd: escape sequences should be filtered out

Vincent Lefevre vincent at vinc17.net
Mon Aug 12 08:20:05 BST 2019

On 2019-08-11 17:57:18 -0300, Jesse Smith wrote:
> For situations like this where you already have a log with escape
> characters in it, you can fix the output by using the readbootlog
> program, which is part of the sysvinit suite. It cleans out most of the
> control characters so the log looks like a normal, plain-text file.

It does not seem to be in Debian (not installed by default, not found
by "apt-file search readbootlog").

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