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Re: Strange message during boot

On 01/11/2018 07:26 AM, rhkramer@xxxxxxxxx wrote:
On Thursday, January 11, 2018 05:29:42 AM Richard Owlett wrote:
OOPS, typos and awkward phrasing. It should have read:
When booting one specific install, it displays many repetitions of the
line to the effect that it is beginning a specific script.

Did it give you the name of the specific script?

Perhaps it would help if you shared that here (along with as much of the
message as you can duplicate (presumably from memory or after doing a reboot).

Did a reboot with pen and paper at hand.
The line is:
Begin: Running /scrips/local-block ... done.

As to other suggestions:

journactl -xb yields:

root@stretch-2nd:~# journactl -xb > testlog.txt
bash: journactl: command not found

Installed bootlogd with Synaptic. /var/log/bootlog does not exist after multiple boots

However, /var/log/boot contains:
(Nothing has been logged yet. If you're still seeing this message your current init system might not write bootup messages to the system console at all.)

/etc/apt/sources.list indicates the install had been done with:
deb cdrom:[Debian GNU/Linux stretch-DI-rc3 _Stretch_ - Official Snapshot i386 NETINST Binary-1 20170409-00:50]/ stretch main