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When I start up my Red Hat box I see a progress meter in the center of the screen that has a button that says "Show Details...". When I click on this button, I see a console like screen that shows the starting up of the services and such. After the startup has completed and after I log in, is there some log file that I can look at to see what I saw during the startup? If so, where is that log file?

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After the system starts up, /var/log/boot.log should contain this information. If the system has been online for awhile, the information may be moved into another boot.log.* file in the same directory.

Also, you can check /var/log/messages for any other messages that may have been generated during system startup.

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