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Wednesday, April 27, 2005

Cisco Tip: Get a New Line After a Console Message

One of the things that makes us crazy when working with Cisco routers is how console messages interrupt console input. You can make your Cisco router return a fresh line after console logging messages by adding the command logging synchronous in the line con 0 configuration:

router#conf t
router(config)#line con 0
router(config-line)#logging synchronous

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Eric said...

Thank you 1000 times over! That default behavior was driving me crazy.

Don R. Crawley said...

I'm glad it helped. Thanks for your comment.