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Terminal with real time dmesg output

I want to use tty12 for system messages. Is there a way to mirror all kernel messages to there?

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marked as duplicate by studiohack Apr 3 '11 at 17:51

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The usual way is to tell syslog to do it. This article on the Arch Wiki shows a configuration which logs messages to /dev/tty12 (see destination d_console).

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