How to See the Services Startup Log in "/var/log/boot.log"

(Doc ID 1317000.1)

Last updated on MARCH 25, 2013

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.0 and later
Linux x86
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

Basically, the /var/log/boot.log is empty on Oracle Linux or Red Hat Enterprise Linux and you are not able to see the log for services during the system's startup.

Changes

No change is made to incur this issue.

Cause

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